Ljungaverk

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Ljungaverk
Ljungaverk
Ljungaverk
Ljungaverk is located in Västernorrland
Ljungaverk
Ljungaverk
Ljungaverk is located in Sweden
Ljungaverk
Ljungaverk
Coordinates: 62°29′N 16°01′E / 62.483°N 16.017°E / 62.483; 16.017Coordinates: 62°29′N 16°01′E / 62.483°N 16.017°E / 62.483; 16.017
CountrySweden
ProvinceMedelpad
CountyVästernorrland County
MunicipalityÅnge Municipality
Area
 • Total2.83 km2 (1.09 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total885
 • Density313/km2 (810/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

Ljungaverk is a locality situated in Ånge Municipality, Västernorrland County, Sweden with 885 inhabitants in 2010.[1]

During World War II, the company Fosfatbolaget produced in secrecy heavy water, which was delivered to both Nazi Germany and the Manhattan project.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Tätorternas landareal, folkmängd och invånare per km2 2005 och 2010" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. 14 December 2011. Archived from the original on 10 January 2012. Retrieved 10 January 2012. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ Radio, Sveriges. "Tungt vatten till kärnvapen tillverkades i Ljungaverk - P4 Västernorrland". Retrieved 2018-01-22.

External links[edit]

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