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The land records after 1865 are in the custody of the local magistrate [sorenskriver]. They are also available up to 1935 at the regional archives, but only in book form. The records before 1865 are in the custody of the regional archives and are available on microfilm at the Family History Library.
The land records are listed in the FamilySearch Catalog under: <br>
Click [[Norway Taxation|here]] for an interesting article about land and tax divisions.
= '''Land Records Online''' =
Arkivverket has launched a new service at the Digitalarkivet Website. Land record indexes and land records are now on the internet: [ Digitsed Real Estate Registers.] A description, in English, of how to use these registers is also found on this page.
=== Mortgage Books ['''Pantebøker'''] === Research use: Contain useful lineage linking information, can be used to establish relationships. In many cases the mortgage books can be used as a substitute index to the probate records. The information from the mortgage records can extend pedigree lines as much as three generations. Most are not indexed. Record type: Records of land mortgages. Time period: 1700 to present. Contents: Information regarding real estate conveyances, mortgages and other encumbrances on property, agreements, contracts, and so forth which sometimes include genealogical information. Location: Regional archives [Statsarkiv]. Percentage in Family History Library: Only 60% of the mortgage records have been acquired. Population coverage: 20%. Reliability: Excellent.<brref name="profile">The Family History Department of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, “Family History Record Profile: Norway,” Word document, private files of the FamilySearch Content Strategy Team, 1997-1998.</ref>
=== [[Norway:_Cottager_ContractsCottager Contracts#An_example_of_a_cottager_.28husmann.29_contract|Norway: Cottager Contracts]] ===
&nbsp;(An example of what&nbsp;kind of information you may find in a Cottager Contract).<br>&nbsp;
=== [[Norway: Retirement Contracts|Norway: Retirement Contracts]]&nbsp; ===
(Examples of what kind of information you may find in retirement contracts). 
== References ==
[[Category:Norway Land and Property RecordsNorway_Land_and_Property_Records]]
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