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Early 19th C chapel with elements of an older Stave Church

This small timber chapel was apparently built in 1805 on the site of an earlier stave church and... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
ActRegular_traveller
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Canberra, Australia
Simple and charming little church in a beautiful spot

This is a nice white little church near a charming village. There is next to it a very nice beach... read more

Reviewed 18 June 2017
marcopolo111
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Cleveland, Oh
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3 Sep 2017
“Early 19th C chapel with elements of an older Stave Church”
18 Jun 2017
“Simple and charming little church in a beautiful spot”
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Elongated wooden church by Hestadfjorden in Gaular - 13 m long and 5.5 m wide, Built in 1805 - by the villagers from materials salvaged from an older stave church. There is room for 60 persons in this tiny church. The altarpiece and pulpit date from...more
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Fv610, Hestad 6973, Norway
+47 57 72 19 51
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Reviewed 4 September 2017

This small timber chapel was apparently built in 1805 on the site of an earlier stave church and has re-used some of the older timbers. It sits on a small island in a lake. The interior of the church is very cosy - people apparently...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

This is a nice white little church near a charming village. There is next to it a very nice beach where I stopped for a picnic lunch.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 26 June 2014

In beautiful sourroundings this wonderful old church is situated. Nearby there is a nice beach with cool water.

Date of experience: May 2014
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