Bergen , Norway

Bergen is the second-largest city in Norway, a municipality, and a former county, in the county of Hordaland.The Norwegian city of Bergen was separated from Hordaland as a county of its own in 1831.It was established as a municipality January 1, 1838 (see formannskapsdistrikt). The rural municipality of Bergen landdistrikt was merged with Bergen January 1, 1877.The rural municipality of Årstad was merged with Bergen July 1, 1915.-Wikipedia-