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Sorunda Church
Sorunda is located in Stockholm
Sorunda is located in Sweden
Coordinates: 59°01′N 17°50′E / 59.017°N 17.833°E / 59.017; 17.833Coordinates: 59°01′N 17°50′E / 59.017°N 17.833°E / 59.017; 17.833
Country Sweden
Province Södermanland
County Stockholm County
Municipality Nynäshamn Municipality
 • Total 1.10 km2 (0.42 sq mi)
Population (31 December 2010)[1]
 • Total 1,307
 • Density 1,185/km2 (3,070/sq mi)
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CEST (UTC+2)

Sorunda is a locality situated in Nynäshamn Municipality, Stockholm County, Sweden with 1,307 inhabitants in 2010.[1] It is the hometown of Ulla Akselson.

Sorunda church[edit]

Sorunda church is an unusually large, medieval church. Its history goes back to the 12th century with major additions made in the 15th and 16th centuries. The church contains burial chapels for local aristocratic families and several interior details dating from the Middle Ages, notably an unusually fine wooden sculpture by Hermen Rode.[2][3]



  1. ^ a b c "Tätorternas landareal, folkmängd och invånare per km2 2005 och 2010" (in Swedish). Statistics Sweden. 14 December 2011. Archived from the original on 10 January 2012. Retrieved 10 January 2012. 
  2. ^ "Sorunda church". Visit Nynäshamn. Retrieved 27 April 2013. 
  3. ^ "Sorunda kyrka" (PDF) (in Swedish). Retrieved 27 April 2013. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Sorunda at Wikimedia Commons