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Hjelmeland Church

Hjelmeland Church
Hjelmeland kirke
Hjelmeland kyrkje.jpg
View of the church
Hjelmeland Church is located in Rogaland
Hjelmeland Church
Hjelmeland Church
Location in Rogaland county
Hjelmeland Church is located in Norway
Hjelmeland Church
Hjelmeland Church
Hjelmeland Church (Norway)
59°14′09″N 6°10′49″E / 59.2357°N 6.1804°E / 59.2357; 6.1804
LocationHjelmeland, Rogaland
CountryNorway
DenominationChurch of Norway
ChurchmanshipEvangelical Lutheran
History
StatusParish church
Architecture
Functional statusActive
Architect(s)Hans Linstow
Completed1858
Specifications
Capacity500
MaterialsWood
Administration
ParishHjelmeland
DeaneryRyfylke prosti
DioceseDiocese of Stavanger

Hjelmeland Church (Norwegian: Hjelmeland kirke) is the main parish church in Hjelmeland municipality in Rogaland county, Norway. It is located in the village of Hjelmelandsvågen. The church is part of the Hjelmeland parish in the Ryfylke deanery in the Diocese of Stavanger. The white, wooden church was built in 1858 using plans by the architect Hans Linstow. The church seats about 500 people.[1][2]

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References

  1. ^ "Hjelmeland kirke". Kirkesøk: Kirkebyggdatabasen. Retrieved 2016-01-28.
  2. ^ "Oversikt over Nåværende Kirker" (in Norwegian). KirkeKonsulenten.no. Retrieved 2016-01-28.