Östhammar

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Östhammar is a municipality in eastern Uppsala County in Sweden. While the Östhammar town itself has a population of 4,500, the municipality has more than 20,000 permanent residents, and several more during summer.

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Östhammar is famous for the iron industry founded by the Walloons in the 17th century.

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  • Dannemora, a mill town
  • Gimo
  • Östhammar
  • Öregrund, a port
  • Gräsö, an island
  • Harg

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  • From Uppsala Centralstation[1] Take bus number 811 (1h and 10min)

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  • Forsmark nuclear power station
  • Vallonbruken: The Walloon metal industry

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