Sundet canal

Between Sørfjorden and Kranfjorden, just west of Risør, there is a dredged canal for small crafts between the two fjords. The depth is 2,7 meter. A roadbridge crosses the canal with a free height of 2,5 meter.

Canalworks were performed in Risørsundet between the town Risør and the island Barmen in 1865.

Källor: Den Norske Los, Band 2B, 1999. Kanalvæsendets Historie bind VIII, information supplied by Jahn Børe Jahnsen.
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