Zion Lutheran Church (Shelly, Minnesota)

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Zion Lutheran Church
Zion Lutheran Church Shelly MN Right.jpg
Zion Lutheran Church from the southeast
Zion Lutheran Church (Shelly, Minnesota) is located in Minnesota
Zion Lutheran Church (Shelly, Minnesota)
Zion Lutheran Church (Shelly, Minnesota) is located in the US
Zion Lutheran Church (Shelly, Minnesota)
Nearest city Shelly, Minnesota
Coordinates 47°27′20″N 96°47′28″W / 47.45556°N 96.79111°W / 47.45556; -96.79111Coordinates: 47°27′20″N 96°47′28″W / 47.45556°N 96.79111°W / 47.45556; -96.79111
Built 1883
Architect Olson, Tonder
Architectural style Gothic
NRHP Reference # 99001269
Added to NRHP October 21, 1999[1]

Zion Lutheran Church is located in rural Norman County, Minnesota, United States. The church is situated 3 miles (4.8 km) east of the town of Shelly on County Road 3. The church was founded in 1880 to serve a Norwegian immigrant congregation. The Victorian Gothic church was constructed during 1883. The church and adjacent cemetery were listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1999.[1][2]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Zion Lutheran Church". LandmarkHunter.com. Retrieved February 20, 2016. 

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