Strendur

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Strendur
Village
Strendur at the Skálafjørður, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands
Strendur at the Skálafjørður, Eysturoy, Faroe Islands
Strendur is located in Denmark Faroe Islands
Strendur
Strendur
Location in the Faroe Islands
Coordinates: 62°6′46″N 6°45′23″W / 62.11278°N 6.75639°W / 62.11278; -6.75639Coordinates: 62°6′46″N 6°45′23″W / 62.11278°N 6.75639°W / 62.11278; -6.75639
State  Kingdom of Denmark
Constituent country  Faroe Islands
Island Eysturoy
Municipality Sjóvar Municipality
Population (1 January 2006)
 • Total 808
Time zone GMT
 • Summer (DST) EST (UTC+1)
Postal code FO 490
Climate Cfc

Strendur (Danish: Strænder) is a village on the Faroese island Eysturoy, located along the Skálafjørður fjord in Sjóvar Municipality.

The 2002 population was 816. Its postal code is FO 490. Strendur means beach or strand in the Faroese language.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brandt, Don. More Stamps and Story of the Faroe Islands (pdf). 1. Tórshavn: Postverk Føroya. p. 37. ISBN 99918-3-191-6. Retrieved 2008-09-04. 

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