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Orre beach

Orre beach

© Liv Kristina Jehl

Science farm

Science farm

© Jærmuseet

Saudafjellet

Saudafjellet

© Sauda Ferie & Fritid

Høsebrua

Høsebrua

© Dag Jenssen

Allmannajuvet

Allmannajuvet

© Arne Espeland

Kvassheim lighthouse

Kvassheim lighthouse

© Eduardo Grund

Architecture & hydropower, Nesflaten

Architecture & hydropower, Nesflaten

© Dag Jensen

National Tourist Routes

Nasjonale turistveger Allmannajuvet/ National Tourist Routes in Norway

The Allmannajuvet zinc mines are a disused mining works in Sauda. The mines were in operation from 1881 to 1899. During these years a total of 12,000 tonnes of zinc ore were extracted. Today, the mining area is a museum. The plain buildings in the gorge are designed in an industrial construction style to embody the story of the mines. The Allmannajuvet works will be completed in September 2016. Architect: Peter Zumthor Building manager: Statens vegvesen Main building contractor: Mesta http://www.nasjonaleturistveger.no https://www.facebook.com/Nationaltouristroutes/

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