Leines

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Leines
Village
Leines is located in Nordland
Leines
Leines
Location in Nordland
Coordinates: 67°44′13″N 14°47′53″E / 67.73694°N 14.79806°E / 67.73694; 14.79806Coordinates: 67°44′13″N 14°47′53″E / 67.73694°N 14.79806°E / 67.73694; 14.79806
Country Norway
Region Northern Norway
County Nordland
District Salten
Municipality Steigen
Elevation[1] 16 m (52 ft)
Time zone CET (UTC+01:00)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+02:00)
Post Code 8285 Leines

Leines is a small village in the municipality of Steigen in Nordland county, Norway. It is located on the southern shore of the mouth of the Leinesfjorden, about 20 kilometres (12 mi) west of Nordfold. The villages of Leinesfjord and Sørskot are located a few kilometres across the fjord on the opposite shore. Leiranger Church is located in Leines.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Leines" (in Norwegian). yr.no. Retrieved 2012-04-27.