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30 June 2022
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Tartan Details - Gudbrandsdalen of Mannsdrakt

The information held within The Scottish Register of Tartans for the "Gudbrandsdalen of Mannsdrakt" tartan is shown below. 

STA ref: 2081
STWR ref: 2081
Designer: Not Specified
Tartan date: 01/01/1830
Registration date: This tartan was recorded prior to the launch of The Scottish Register of Tartans.
Category: District
Registration notes: From a sample of fabric used to make a true copy of the original jacket from Bjornsgaard Farm, Dovre, Norway. Scottish Tartans Society gives the name of Mrs Gunhild Lochen, Vagamo. This is part of the collection of Norwegian district tartans presented to the Scottish Tartans Society by Erik Paulsen in 1992. It has been claimed by the Sinclairs that both Guldbrandsdalen tartans owe their origins to Scottish soldiers fighting in the battle of Kringellen in Norway in 1612. For various accounts of that battle visit
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