Jevnaker Kirche

Die erste Kirche mit Friedhof im 12. Jahrhundert errichtet, in der Saga Håkon Håkonsens erwähnt. Die gegenwärtige Kirche 1834 errichtet, ein mächtiges, acht-eckiges Gebäude in Blockbau. Eine Mauer aus Stein umgibt den hübschen Friedhof.

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Distance:Close by the path

Jevnaker church is a wooden parish church which was built in 1834.The origins of the church was a stone church, probably built in the late 11th century. Possibly it was Olav Kyrre that built this church.

In the 19th century the church was considered to be too small. Additions were made in the early 19th century, but led to severe damage and both the church and the old church was demolished in 1832.

 

Reference: www.kirkesok.no

Photo: Mahlum/Wikipedia Commons / Public Domain

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