New Älvsborg Fortress by EuroTourData
New Älvsborg Fortress was built around 1660 as the sea fortress to protect the waterway to Gothenburg. During the Scanian War, the fortress participated in the defense of Gothenburg from Danish attacks, and during the last part of the Great Northern War of 1717-1719, the fortress participated in battles with the Danish-Norwegian naval forces. Info is based on the article Nya Älvsborg of Swedish Wikipedia.
New Älvsborg Fortress info
|Tourist Audience||Cultural heritage tourism|
|Swedish original name||Nya Älvsborgs fästning|
|Swedish alternate name||Nya Älvsborg|
|Category||Coastal defence and fortification|
|Audio||Speech about New Älvsborg Fortress|
|Video||New Älvsborg Fortress of YouTube|
|Public access||Guided tours to New Älvsborg Fortress|
|Street address||Nya Älvsborgs fästning|
|Google Map||New Älvsborg Fortress|
|Directions to||New Älvsborg Fortress|
|Waze Map||New Älvsborg Fortress|
|OpenStreetMap||New Älvsborg Fortress|
|Knowledge Panel||New Älvsborg Fortress|
|Owner||National Property Board of Sweden|
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Dataset to New Älvsborg Fortress
Tabular dataset and ATOM feed to New Älvsborg Fortress of Gothenburg Fortifications, by EuroTourData.
ETD ID: alvsbfort-gtb.
Tags: tourist attraction, Sweden, Gothenburg, fortification, sea fortress.
Creator: Nikolaj Antonov
Publisher: NikAnt Webkonsult AB