a centre for trading whetstones from Eidsborg (inland Telemark). 2 (See also Alvdal and Trysil ) History edit Frogner Manor in Skien Until 1979, it was thought that Skien was founded in the 14th century. In Europe, canals were commonly built in the pre-railroad period to transport goods, timber, and passengers. This area is home to more than 100,000 people. The rural municipalities. 1939 soprano Tor ge Bringsvrd (b. Skien was given formal commercial town rights by the Norwegian crown in 1358. The garden was laid out in English landscape style in the 1850s. Bli medlem og f eksklusive tilbud! The modern municipality of Skien was established on (see formannskapsdistrikt ).
Gimsy Abbey was founded in the 12th century. Mary as the second medieval church of Skien was devoted to her. 1954 CEO of Telenor Audun Kleive (b.1961 musician Bugge Wesseltoft (b.
Retrieved September 1, 2016. African Norwegians make up the single largest ethnic minority. Hvorfor velge oss: Gratis frakt - ved kjpover 1000. Because the E18 highway lies outside of the metropolitan area of Grenland, Skien has lost many important companies to the cities in Vestfold. The site was first excavated in 1901. This remained so until the early half of the 20th century.