Valøy Chapel

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Valøy Chapel
Valøy kapell
Valøy Chapel is located in Nord-Trøndelag
Valøy Chapel
Valøy Chapel
Location in Nord-Trøndelag
Valøy Chapel is located in Norway
Valøy Chapel
Valøy Chapel
Valøy Chapel (Norway)
Coordinates: 64°54′39″N 10°46′58″E / 64.910833°N 10.782778°E / 64.910833; 10.782778
Location Vikna, Nord-Trøndelag
Country Norway
Denomination Church of Norway
Churchmanship Evangelical Lutheran
History
Founded 1972
Consecrated 20 August 1972
Architecture
Status Parish church
Functional status Active
Specifications
Capacity 150
Materials Wood
Administration
Parish Vikna
Deanery Namdal
Diocese Diocese of Nidaros

Valøy Church (Norwegian: Valøy kapell) is a parish church in the municipality of Vikna in Nord-Trøndelag county, Norway. It is located in the village of Valøya on the island of Ytter-Vikna. The church is part of the Vikna parish in the Namdal deanery in the Diocese of Nidaros. The wooden chapel building is a former school building in Valøya. It was converted to a chapel in 1972 and the building was consecrated on 20 August 1972 by Bishop Tord Godal.[1][2]

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  1. ^ "Oversikt over Nåværende Kirker" (in Norwegian). KirkeKonsulenten.no. Retrieved 2011-10-06. 
  2. ^ "Valøy kirke" (in Norwegian). Vikna Menighet. Retrieved 2011-10-06.