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[the black death in norway].the old icelandic annals tell that the black death came to bergen, norway, in 1349 with a ship from england. this was probably at the beginning of september. from bergen the plague spread rapidly northwards and southwards along the coast and over land to eastern norway. the black death remained in norway for approximately six months. the epidemic must have been started by infected black rats and rat fleas in the grain cargo of the ship. the account in the annals, and experiences from other count ...19902197762
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