New publication on Leirvík’s history
Steffen Stummann Hansen:
Eitt feigdaráratíggju í Leirvíkar søgu 1874-1883
Forlagið Søga Føroya/
History Press Faroe Islands 2011
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The book analyses the five tragic accidents, which hit the community in Leirvík on Eysturoy during the decade 1874-1883, and describes the physical and social environment in which they took place.