Repvåg Church

Repvåg Church (Norwegian: Repvåg kirke) is a chapel[1] of the Church of Norway in Nordkapp Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. It is located in the village of Repvåg. It is an annex chapel[1] for the Nordkapp parish which is part of the Hammerfest prosti (deanery) in the Diocese of Nord-Hålogaland. The red, wooden church was built in a long church style in 1967 using plans drawn up by the architect Trond Dancke. The church seats about 50 people. The church is only used a couple of times per year for worship services.[2]

Repvåg Church
Repvåg kirke
Repvåg kirke.jpg
View of the church
70°44′22″N 25°40′00″E / 70.739458°N 25.666702°E / 70.739458; 25.666702Coordinates: 70°44′22″N 25°40′00″E / 70.739458°N 25.666702°E / 70.739458; 25.666702
LocationNordkapp,
Troms og Finnmark
CountryNorway
DenominationChurch of Norway
ChurchmanshipEvangelical Lutheran
History
Former name(s)Repvåg kapell
StatusChapel
Founded1967
Consecrated1967
Architecture
Functional statusActive
Architect(s)Trond Dancke
Architectural typeLong church
Completed1967 (55 years ago) (1967)
Specifications
Capacity50
MaterialsWood
Administration
ParishNordkapp
DeaneryHammerfest prosti
DioceseNord-Hålogaland
TypeChurch
StatusNot protected
ID85290

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Oversikt over Nåværende Kirker" (in Norwegian). KirkeKonsulenten.no. Retrieved 22 May 2018.
  2. ^ "Repvåg kirke". Nordkapp menighet (in Norwegian). Retrieved 14 February 2021.