The poet Nils Ferlin

Statyn Ferlin steppar är gjord av Thomas Qvarsebo och är placerad norr om Stora Torget.
The famous Swedish poet Nils Ferlin was born in Karlstad at Sandbäcksgatan 7 in the district of Klara. His father worked at the newspaper Nya Wermlands Tidningen. In 1908 the family moved to Filipstad where the father became editor of the newly started newspaper Bergslagen.

In June 2002 Karlstad set up a statue of Nils Ferlin. The sculpture is called Ferlin steppar (Ferlin tap-dancing), and the artist is Thomas Qvarsebo. It is located at Västra Torggatan, north of Stora Torget.
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Karlstad kommun - Kultur- och Fritidsförvaltningen
Västra Torggatan 26
651 84 Karlstad
+46 545400000
http://karlstad.se/
Name
Skalden Nils Ferlin
Address
Kungsgatan
18
652 24 Karlstad
Municipality: Karlstad
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The street Sandbäcksgatan is situated in the district of Klara, and runs along the river Klarälven. The sculpture "Ferlin steppar" can be seen at Västra Torggatan, north of Stora Torget.
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