Suosjavrre Chapel

Suosjavrre Chapel (Norwegian: Suosjavrre kapell) is a chapel of the Church of Norway in Karasjok Municipality in Troms og Finnmark county, Norway. It is located in the village of Šuoššjávri. It is an annex chapel for the Karasjok parish which is part of the Indre Finnmark prosti (deanery) in the Diocese of Nord-Hålogaland. The wooden church was built in a rectangular style in 1968 by the architect Ernst Nilsen. The church seats about 75 people and serves the rural western part of the municipality.[1]

Suosjavrre Chapel
Suosjavrre kapell
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View of the chapel
69°22′30″N 24°15′32″E / 69.374991°N 24.258759°E / 69.374991; 24.258759Coordinates: 69°22′30″N 24°15′32″E / 69.374991°N 24.258759°E / 69.374991; 24.258759
LocationKarasjok,
Troms og Finnmark
CountryNorway
DenominationChurch of Norway
ChurchmanshipEvangelical Lutheran
History
StatusChapel
Founded1968
Consecrated1968
Architecture
Functional statusActive
Architect(s)Ernst Nilsen
Architectural typeLong church
Completed1968 (54 years ago) (1968)
Specifications
Capacity75
MaterialsWood
Administration
ParishKarasjok
DeaneryIndre Finnmark prosti
DioceseNord-Hålogaland bispedømme
TypeChurch
StatusNot protected
ID85004

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Oversikt over Nåværende Kirker" (in Norwegian). KirkeKonsulenten.no. Retrieved 22 May 2018.