Church of Torsken, Torsken

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Torsken Church is a parish church in the municipality of Torsken in Troms county, Norway. It is located in the village of Torsken. The church is part of the Torsken parish in the Senja deanery in the Diocese of Nord-Hålogaland.
The red wooden church was built in 1784 to replace a previous church that was located a few blocks to the west. There has been a church in Torsken since around the year 1400. The present church seats about 136 people.
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  • ...but you can't visit it (at least not when we were there). However, it is worthwile a detour to drive to Torsken that offers a lovely view on the fjord and the fishing activities. We ate our...  more »
  • Torsken church is cherished among the population of outer Senja (the island) It was build in 1784 in timber, which gives it a really special and warm atmosphere. Some the materials which was used...  more »
  • Her er det ikke mye pomp og prakt som forstyrrer. Heldig er dem i Torsken som har ei så gammel kirke.
  • Lugar muy bonito

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