Ljosheim Chapel

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Ljosheim Chapel
Ljosheim kapell
View of the church
Ljosheim Chapel is located in Sogn og Fjordane
Ljosheim Chapel
Ljosheim Chapel
Location in Sogn og Fjordane county
61°41′46″N 6°48′34″E / 61.69606°N 6.80946°E / 61.69606; 6.80946Coordinates: 61°41′46″N 6°48′34″E / 61.69606°N 6.80946°E / 61.69606; 6.80946
Location Stryn Municipality,
Sogn og Fjordane
Country Norway
Denomination Church of Norway
Churchmanship Evangelical Lutheran
History
Consecrated 22 Oct 1935
Architecture
Status Chapel
Functional status Active
Architect(s) Andreas Sande
Completed 1924
Specifications
Capacity 100
Materials Stone
Administration
Parish Olden
Deanery Nordfjord prosti
Diocese Diocese of Bjørgvin

Ljosheim Chapel (Norwegian: Ljosheim kapell) is a chapel in Stryn Municipality in Sogn og Fjordane county, Norway. It is located in the village of Mykløy at the southern end of the Oldedalen valley. The chapel is part of the Olden parish in the Nordfjord deanery in the Diocese of Bjørgvin. The white, stone chapel was built in 1924 as a bedehus or church building and it was consecrated as a chapel on 22 October 1935. The chapel seats about 100 people.[1][2]

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  1. ^ "Oversikt over Nåværende Kirker" (in Norwegian). KirkeKonsulenten.no. Retrieved 2013-10-16. 
  2. ^ "Ljosheim kapell" (in Norwegian). NRK Fylkesleksikon. Retrieved 2013-10-16.