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Gjerdinga

Gjerdinga
Location in Nord-Trøndelag
Geography
Location Nord-Trøndelag, Norway
Coordinates
Area 5.5 km2 (2.1 sq mi)
Length 3.6 km (2.24 mi)
Width 2.4 km (1.49 mi)
Highest elevation 117 m (384 ft)
Highest point Øyrshatten
Norway
County Nord-Trøndelag
Municipality Nærøy

Gjerdinga is an island in the municipality of Nærøy in Nord-Trøndelag county, Norway. The island lies at the northern end of the Nærøysundet.[1] Most of the 20 residents of the island live in the village of Gjerdinga on the southeastern part of the island. The island is connected to the mainland by a ferry operated by Namsos Trafikkselskap. The ferry goes between Sæla (on the island) and Eidshaug (on Kvingra on the mainland) six times per day.

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  1. ^ "Gjerdinga" (in Norwegian).  


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