Stenungsund

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Stenungsund
The guest harbour.
The guest harbour.
Stenungsund is locatit in Sweden
Stenungsund
Stenungsund
Coordinates: 58°05′N 11°49′E / 58.083°N 11.817°E / 58.083; 11.817
KintraSwaden
ProvinceBohuslän
CoontyVästra Götaland Coonty
MunicipalityStenungsund Municipality
Area
 • Total11.12 km2 (4.29 sq mi)
Population
 (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Tot9,987
 • Density898/km2 (2,330/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+1 (CET)
 • Summer (DST)UTC+2 (CEST)

Stenungsund is a locality an the seat o Stenungsund Municipality, Västra Götaland Coonty, Swaden wi 9,987 inhabitants in 2010.[1]

Owerview[eedit | eedit soorce]

Stenungsund wis ance anerlie an idyllic bathin an vacation location on the Swadish wast coast. A landmark is the Tjörn Bridge, a brig tae the island Tjörn.

The annual lang distance sailin competition, Tjörnbron, stairts in Stenungsund.

Airchaeological excavations in Stenungsund in 2006 discovered a steid o Iron Age burials (1st - 3rd century AD), notable for the unuisual presence o Roman ceramic airtefacts.[2]

Sports[eedit | eedit soorce]

The follaein sports clubs are locatit in Stenungsund:

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