Skallelv Chapel

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Skallelv Church
Skallelv kirke
Skallelv Church is located in Finnmark
Skallelv Church
Skallelv Church
Location in Finnmark
Skallelv Church is located in Norway
Skallelv Church
Skallelv Church
Skallelv Church (Norway)
Coordinates: 70°11′14″N 30°20′31″E / 70.18722°N 30.34194°E / 70.18722; 30.34194
Location Vadsø, Finnmark
Country Norway
Denomination Church of Norway
Churchmanship Evangelical
Status Parish church
Functional status Active
Architect(s) Rolf Harlew Jenssen
Completed 1961
Capacity 78
Materials Wood
Parish Vadsø
Deanery Varanger prosti
Diocese Diocese of Nord-Hålogaland

Skallelv Church (Norwegian: Skallelv kirke) is a parish church in Vadsø Municipality in Finnmark county, Norway. It is located in the village of Skallelv. The church is part of the Vadsø parish in the Varanger deanery in the Diocese of Nord-Hålogaland. The yellow, wooden chapel was built in 1960 by the architect Rolf Harlew Jenssen. The chapel seats about 78 people. The chapel does not hold regular services other than during the major church holidays and special events.[1][2]

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  1. ^ "Skallelv kapell" (in Norwegian). Kirkesøk: Kirkebyggdatabasen. Retrieved 2013-03-07. 
  2. ^ "Kirker i Vadsø sogn" (in Norwegian). Vadsø prosti. Retrieved 2013-03-07.