Efjord Chapel

Efjord Chapel (Norwegian: Efjord kapell) is a chapel of the Church of Norway in Narvik Municipality in Nordland county, Norway. It is located in the village of Kobbvika. It is an annex chapel in the Ballangen parish which is part of the Ofoten prosti (deanery) in the Diocese of Sør-Hålogaland. The white, wooden chapel was built in a long church style in 1985 using plans drawn up by the architect Elund Leiros. The chapel seats about 75 people.[1] The chapel holds at least six worship services each year.[2]

Efjord Chapel
Efjord kapell
68°19′54″N 16°21′32″E / 68.33171955°N 16.3588523°E / 68.33171955; 16.3588523Coordinates: 68°19′54″N 16°21′32″E / 68.33171955°N 16.3588523°E / 68.33171955; 16.3588523
LocationNarvik Municipality, Nordland
CountryNorway
DenominationChurch of Norway
ChurchmanshipEvangelical Lutheran
History
StatusChapel
Founded1985
Consecrated17 November 1985
Architecture
Functional statusActive
Architect(s)Elund Leiros
Architectural typeLong church
Completed1985 (37 years ago) (1985)
Specifications
Capacity75
MaterialsWood
Administration
ParishBallangen
DeaneryOfoten prosti
DioceseSør-Hålogaland

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  1. ^ "Oversikt over Nåværende Kirker" (in Norwegian). KirkeKonsulenten.no. Retrieved 10 November 2018.
  2. ^ "Kirken" (in Norwegian). Ballangen kommune. Retrieved 22 May 2012.