Lofoten coffin was the Lofoten fishermen's "suitcase", where they brought everything they needed for the fishing season.
URSA in Svolvær
A rare picture of the cargo boat URSA waiting inside the port of Svolvær in 1944 to join a convoy to get south again.
History of Lofoten
Lofoten's history is a story about fish. The population has harvested resources from the sea all year round, while many have also run small farms. But it is the seasonal fishing for skrei that has had the greatest impact on life here along the coast.
Ard, kneard, krokard
Crokard from Åknes. Arden as an agricultural tool has a history dating back to the Bronze Age
The final restingplace of the unborn
A box found under the church floor boards in Øksnes Church on Skogsøya. The final restingplace of the unborn
The Salute cannons of the Bruun family
Salute cannons: Have you ever been to a dinner party and thought what this really needs is a real bang to get the party started?