Oyrarbakki

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Oyrarbakki
Village
Oyrarbakki
Oyrarbakki
Oyrarbakki is located in Denmark Faroe Islands
Oyrarbakki
Oyrarbakki
Location in the Faroe Islands
Coordinates: 62°12′5″N 6°59′40″W / 62.20139°N 6.99444°W / 62.20139; -6.99444Coordinates: 62°12′5″N 6°59′40″W / 62.20139°N 6.99444°W / 62.20139; -6.99444
State  Kingdom of Denmark
Constituent country  Faroe Islands
Island Eysturoy
Municipality Sunda
Population (1 January 2006)
 • Total 97
Time zone GMT
 • Summer (DST) UTC+1 (EST)
Climate Cfc

Oyrarbakki (Danish: Ørebakke) is a village on the west coast of the Faroese island of Eysturoy in the Sunda municipality, between Norðskáli and Oyri.

In 2005 the population was 97. Its postal code is FO 400.

The nearby 226-metre Streymin Bridge across to the island of Streymoy to the west opened in 1976. Oyrarbakki now has a large school, shops and a modern post office building.[1]

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  1. ^ Brandt, Don (2006). More Stamps and Story of the Faroe Islands (PDF). 1. Tórshavn: Postverk Føroya. p. 38. ISBN 99918-3-191-6. Archived from the original (pdf) on 2011-09-27. Retrieved 2008-09-04. 

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