Nord-Audnedal (Nord-Undal) is a former municipality that was located in the old Vest-Agder county in Norway. The municipality existed from 1845 until its dissolution in 1911. It was located along the river Audna in the Audnedalen valley in the present-day municipalities of Lyngdal and Lindesnes in Agder county. The administrative centre was the village of Vigmostad where Vigmostad Church is located.[1]

Nord-Audnedal herred
Nord-Undal herred
Nord-Audnedal within Vest-Agder
Coordinates: 58°12′10″N 07°20′02″E
Disestablished1 Jan 1911
Administrative centreVigmostad
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
  Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
ISO 3166 codeNO-1027
Preceded byUndal in 1845
Succeeded byVigmostad and
Konsmo in 1911


The municipality of Nord-Undal was established in 1845 when the old municipality of Undal was divided into Sør-Undal (population: 3,893) and Nord-Undal (population: 802). The name Undal was changed to Audnedal around 1900. On 1 January 1911, Nord-Audnedal ceased to exist when it was divided into two separate municipalities: Konsmo (population: 782) and Vigmostad (population: 923).[2]

See also


  1. Store norske leksikon. "Undal" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 13 November 2016.
  2. Jukvam, Dag (1999). "Historisk oversikt over endringer i kommune- og fylkesinndelingen" (PDF) (in Norwegian). Statistisk sentralbyrå.

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