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His is a village in
Arendal Arendal () is a List of municipalities of Norway, municipality in Agder counties of Norway, county in southeastern Norway. Arendal belongs to the Districts of Norway, region of Southern Norway, Sørlandet. The administrative centre of the munici ...
municipality in
Agder Agder is a county (''fylke'') and traditional region in the southern part of Norway Norway, officially the Kingdom of Norway, is a Nordic countries, Nordic country in Northern Europe, the mainland territory of which comprises the ...
county,
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. The village is located in the central part of the island of
Hisøya Hisøya or Hisøy (historically: ''Hisøen'') is an island An island (or isle) is an isolated piece of habitat that is surrounded by a dramatically different habitat, such as water. Very small islands such as emergent land features on atol ...
, along the
Skaggerak The Skagerrak (, , ) is a strait running between the Jutland, Jutland peninsula of Denmark, the southeast coast of Norway and the west coast of Sweden, connecting the North Sea and the Kattegat sea area through the Danish Straits to the Baltic S ...
coast. The village is the site of the historic Hisøy Church. The main village on the island,
Kolbjørnsvik Kolbjørnsvik is a village in Arendal Arendal () is a List of municipalities of Norway, municipality in Agder counties of Norway, county in southeastern Norway. Arendal belongs to the Districts of Norway, region of Southern Norway, Sørlandet. ...
lies about northeast of His, and the city centre of
Arendal Arendal () is a List of municipalities of Norway, municipality in Agder counties of Norway, county in southeastern Norway. Arendal belongs to the Districts of Norway, region of Southern Norway, Sørlandet. The administrative centre of the munici ...
lies about to the northeast.


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Villages in Agder Arendal {{Agder-geo-stub