of town with its narrow streets and well preserved wooden houses. 1964 musician References edit "Navn p steder og personer: Innbyggjarnamn" (in Norwegian). Dutch sailors brought the knowledge of clipfish production to Kristiansund at the end of the 17th century, and for a number of years the city was the largest exporter of clipfish in Norway, exporting goods mainly to the Mediterranean countries as Spain and Portugal. 17th to 18th century edit During the 17th century a small settlement developed around the area we know today as Kristiansund harbour.
Well, this is a small island and there has never been a proper waterfall here. Christianssund was established as a municipality on (see formannskapsdistrikt ). Commerce and industry edit The front faade of Kirkelandet Church. In addition to this, Kristiansund is also host city of Northern Europes largest photo festival, Nordic Light. From wind and waves.e. The former university i troms fishing village here is now deserted, but the houses are well preserved by former inhabitants who use them as holiday homes. The clipfish story starts in the 1690s and the product was, and still is, exported to Spain, Portugal and other countries. Beyond the harbor the bridge Nordsundbrua. The old city structure in Vgen is a center for the historical fishing settlement in Kristiansund. The most famous one was the.