5 Sights in Borgholms kommun, Sweden (with Map and Images)

Explore interesting sights in Borgholms kommun, Sweden. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 5 sights are available in Borgholms kommun, Sweden.

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1. Mars

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Mars, also known as Makalös, traditionally referred to as Jutehataren, was a Swedish warship that was built between 1563 and 1564. She was the leading ship of King Eric XIV of Sweden's fleet, and at 70 meters and equipped with 173 guns, was one of the largest warships of the time, even larger than the famous Swedish ship Vasa. In 1564, during the Northern Seven Years' War, she caught fire and exploded during the First battle of Öland in the Baltic Sea.

Wikipedia: Swedish warship Mars (EN)

2. Löts fornborg

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Sanbao, also boron of loess, is an old castle located 500 meters east of Loess Church on the eastern island land. This highly shaved drilled ring wall covered with cultivated rock is closest to a circle constructed of limestone with any limestone interference and was originally about six meters wide. The internal dimensions of the borehole are 139-155 meters. Bail has two gates, one in the west and the other in the southeast.

Wikipedia: Trindborgen, Öland (SV)

3. Sankta Birgittas kapell

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Saint Birgitta's chapel is located on the east coast of the island of Öland, Sweden, some four kilometers from the village of Bredsättra in Bredsättra socken, Borgholm Municipality, in a marshy area called Kapelludden. The chapel dates from the 13th century; today nothing remains but the foundation and the eastern wall, the western wall having fallen down during a storm in 1914.

Wikipedia: Saint Birgitta's chapel (EN)

4. Kapelluddens fyr

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Kapelludden Lighthouse, at Kapelludden on the east coast of the Swedish island of Öland, was built and lit in 1871. It is located in a wetland near the ruin of a 13th-century chapel, in Bredsättra socken, Borgholm Municipality.

Wikipedia: Kapelludden Lighthouse (EN)

5. Källa gamla kyrka

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Källa Old Church is a former church on the Swedish island Öland, in the Baltic Sea. It was abandoned by its congregation during the 19th century but is still used occasionally during summer, for services and summer weddings.

Wikipedia: Källa Old Church (EN)


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