Knutstad Chapel

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Knutstad Chapel
Knutstad kapell
Knutstad Chapel 2013.JPG
View of the chapel
Knutstad Chapel is located in Nordland
Knutstad Chapel
Knutstad Chapel
Location in Nordland
Knutstad Chapel is located in Norway
Knutstad Chapel
Knutstad Chapel
Location in Nordland
Coordinates: 68°16′22″N 13°55′58″E / 68.2729°N 13.9329°E / 68.2729; 13.9329
Location Vestvågøy, Nordland
Country Norway
Denomination Church of Norway
Churchmanship Evangelical Lutheran
History
Founded 1915
Consecrated 30 January 1944
Architecture
Status Chapel
Functional status Active
Completed 1915
Specifications
Capacity 120
Materials Wood
Administration
Parish Borge
Deanery Lofoten prosti
Diocese Diocese of Sør-Hålogaland

Knutstad Chapel (Norwegian: Knutstad kapell) is a chapel in the municipality of Vestvågøy in Nordland county, Norway. It is located on the edge of the village of Knutstad. The church is part of the Borge parish in the Lofoten deanery in the Diocese of Sør-Hålogaland. The chapel was built in 1915 and used as a bedehus (chapel) until 1944 when it was upgraded to an official "chapel". It was consecrated as a chapel on 30 January 1944. The wooden chapel seats about 120 people.[1][2]

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  1. ^ "Knutstad kapell" (in Norwegian). Vestvågøy kirkelige fellesråd. Retrieved 2012-07-06. 
  2. ^ "Oversikt over Nåværende Kirker" (in Norwegian). KirkeKonsulenten.no. Retrieved 2012-07-06.