silver ore seams in 1623, and the last year of mining, in 1957. Konings Bierg by, danish-Norwegian king, christian IV as a mining community. They were granted on They are based upon the old seal for the city from 1689 which shows the Roman god Janus dressed as an emperor (to represent the king the sword and the pair of scales represents justice. Flg oss gjerne p sosiale medier! The first ski jumping technique, the Konsberger was developed by Jacob Tullin Thams and Sigmund Ruud in Kongsberg, and was the most popular ski jumping technique from the late 1920s to the late 1950s. Stortorvet kjpesenter fra Kongsberg, Kongsberg. Coat-of-arms The coat-of-arms is from modern times and was designed by Hallvard Tretteberg.
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Stortorvet Senter ligger midt i sentrum av Kongsberg rett ved ggata og E134. Srlandsbanen railway line stops at Kongsberg station, with connection to local and regional bus lines. King Mine, Kongsberg Following several hard years with reduced silver output from the mines, the war of 18071814, and a severe town fire in 1810 where 56 houses on the west side were destroyed, mining was complemented by the government establishing a defense industry. Birger Ruud and his two brothers, as well as many other townsmen, such as Petter Hugsted, won numerous medals in Winter Olympics and other international championships in the 1930s and 1940s. Heavily sponsored by the local industry, prominent world acts such as BB King, Diana Krall, Ornette Coleman, Joshua Redman and John Scofield have played at the festival in recent years. The arranging sportsclub was IL Skrim, the ski tracks being located at former military camp Heistadmoen.