Selatangar abandoned fishing village, South West Iceland

It is hard to believe that anyone could have lived at Selatangar. Yet from the middle ages to the late 19th Century, this stretch of beach was a popular hub during the region’s fishing season.
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210917 9394
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Photographer:
John Illingworth, LRPS
Selatangar abandoned fishing village, South West Iceland

Selatangar abandoned fishing village, South West Iceland

It is hard to believe that anyone could have lived at Selatangar. Yet from the middle ages to the late 19th Century, this stretch of beach was a popular hub during the region’s fishing season.
Ref:
210917 9394
Date:
Location:
Photographer:
John Illingworth, LRPS