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Vintage Postcards - Nedre Lerfos - Trondheim, Norway

Owing to the increasing demand for electric power the municipality of Trondhjem is at present (1907) building a new power station whereby the waterfall of Nedre Lerfos (aka Lille Leirfoss, Lille Lerfos, Nedre Leirfossen, Nedre Lerfoss) will be Utilised. It is calculated to yield about 6,000 horse-power. The work will be finished during next year, and the town will then have a surplus power of about 3,000 horse-power to let to new industries. The regulation of the river is also projected, and will without doubt be carried out in the near future. This will about treble the amount of power at the town's disposal.

Location: Leirfossene, Nedre Leirfoss, Trondheim, Sør Trøndelag

The waterfalls of Nedre Lerfos presented in color showing the rapids and shoreline where homes are visiable in the background.

GGA-ATL 160306011

Title: Nedre Lerfos
PC Mfg. Nbr.: N/A
Manufacturer: J. Holbæk Eriksen & Co., Trondhjem
Date: Undated but circa 1905
Manufactured: Unknown
Photographer: Unknown
Archives Inventory Number: GGA-ATL 160306011

GGA-ATL 739167865

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