Saltstraumen Church

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Saltstraumen Church
Saltstraumen kirke
Saltstraumen kirke.jpg
View of the church
Saltstraumen Church is located in Nordland
Saltstraumen Church
Saltstraumen Church
Location in Nordland
Saltstraumen Church is located in Norway
Saltstraumen Church
Saltstraumen Church
Location in Nordland
Coordinates: 67°14′01″N 14°37′31″E / 67.2335°N 14.6254°E / 67.2335; 14.6254
Location Bodø, Nordland
Country Norway
Denomination Church of Norway
Churchmanship Evangelical Lutheran
Architecture
Status Parish church
Functional status Active
Architect(s) J. E. Olsen
Completed 1886
Specifications
Capacity 370
Materials Wood
Administration
Parish Saltstraumen
Deanery Bodø domprosti
Diocese Diocese of Sør-Hålogaland

Saltstraumen Church (Norwegian: Saltstraumen kirke) is a parish church in the municipality of Bodø in Nordland county, Norway. It is located in the village of Saltstraumen. The church is part of the Saltstraumen parish in the Bodø deanery in the Diocese of Sør-Hålogaland. The white, wooden church was built in 1886. Around 1900 it was moved about 300 metres (980 ft) away from its original location due to soil instability.[1]

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  1. ^ "Saltstraumen kirke" (in Norwegian). Kirkesøk: Kirkebyggdatabasen. Retrieved 2012-03-21.