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Only few churces in Norway were build in limestone in the 20th century

Build with local limestone this chuch is a beautiful building also from outside surrounded by... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2018
Ragnar Georg S
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Porsgrunn Municipality, Norway
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11 Dec 2018
“Only few churces in Norway were build in limestone in the 20th century”
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Borgestad Church was consecrated of 24 May 1907, and was a gift from Prime minister Gunnar Knutsen and his wife. Architect Henrik Nilsen, who took the English country church as his model, designed the beautiful stone church. The Church has beautiful...more
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Reviewed 12 December 2018

Build with local limestone this chuch is a beautiful building also from outside surrounded by peaceful churchyard well worth a little walk. Inside the splendid glasspaintings can be admired - among other nice details. A lively community uses the church many days during the week...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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