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PICTURES from PORSGRUNN

There are two town centres, Brevik in the south and Porsgrunn in the north. Porsgrunn is very urbanised and more developed industrially than most other parts of Norway. Brevik is Grenlands summer town.

 Grenlandsbrua Bridge  
Stathelle, Brevik

Stathelle to the left and Brevik to the right. E 18 over Grenlandsbrua bridge (in the back). Frierfjorden in the back and Langesundfjorden in the front.

Grenlandsbrua bridge is Norway´s highest cable-stayed bridge with a tower height of 168 metres. The bridge, which opened in 1996, is on route E18. It crosses the Frierfjord, a fjord which separates the municipalities of Porsgrunn and Bamble. When built, it replaced Brevik Bridge as the primary route across the fjord.

 Bamble kommune