Grøtavær Church

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Grøtavær Church
Grøtavær kirke
Grøtavær Church is located in Troms
Grøtavær Church
Grøtavær Church
Location in Troms
Coordinates: 68°57′52″N 16°15′43″E / 68.9644°N 16.2620°E / 68.9644; 16.2620
Location Harstad, Troms
Country Norway
Denomination Church of Norway
Churchmanship Evangelical Lutheran
Former name(s) Grøtavær kapell
Status Parish church
Functional status Active
Completed 1915
Capacity 200
Materials Wood
Parish Grytøy
Deanery Trondenes prosti
Diocese Diocese of Nord-Hålogaland

Grøtavær Church (Norwegian: Grøtavær kirke) is a parish church in the municipality of Harstad in Troms county, Norway. It is located in the village of Grøtavær on the island of Grytøya. The church is part of the Grytøy parish in the Trondenes deanery in the Diocese of Nord-Hålogaland. The white wooden church was built in 1915 and it seats about 200 people.[1]

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  1. ^ "Grøtavær kirke" (in Norwegian). Kirkesøk: Kirkebyggdatabasen. Retrieved 2012-08-23.