Avaldsnes Church (Norwegian: Avaldsnes kirke, formally St. Olav's Church at Avaldsnes, Norwegian: St Olavskirken på Avaldsnes) is a parish church in Karmøy municipality in Rogaland county, Norway. The medieval stone church is located in the village of Avaldsnes on the northern part of the island of Karmøy. The first church located here was likely built before the year 1024 on the site of a royal estate. The present stone church was built in 1250 and it seats about 400 people. The church is part of the Avaldsnes parish in the Karmøy deanery in the Diocese of Stavanger.

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  • Avaldsnes Church (Norwegian: Avaldsnes kirke, formally St. Olav's Church at Avaldsnes, Norwegian: St Olavskirken på Avaldsnes) is a parish church in Karmøy municipality in Rogaland county, Norway. The medieval stone church is located in the village of Avaldsnes on the northern part of the island of Karmøy. The first church located here was likely built before the year 1024 on the site of a royal estate. The present stone church was built in 1250 and it seats about 400 people. The church is part of the Avaldsnes parish in the Karmøy deanery in the Diocese of Stavanger. (en)
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  • * Knud Leem: 1734-1752 * Jens Jenssen Saxe: 1752-1763 * Peder Nicolai Daldorph: 1764-1773 * Richard Berg: 1773-1776 * Carsten Henrik Schanche: 1776-1789 * Jørgen Sverdrup: 1789-1807 * Hans Nicolai Cormontan: 1807-1814 * Johannes Irgens von Hadeln: 1814-1826 * Jacob von der Lippe: 1825-1831 * Johan Lyder Brun: 1832-1848 * Otto Ludvig Sinding: 1848-1860 * Jakob Wetlesen: 1861-1869 * Lars Oftedahl: 1870-1871 * Thomas Fredrik Weybye Barth: 1871-1879 * Johan Christian Selmer Andersen: 1879-1890 * Rasmus Mathias Rasmussen: 1891-1907 * Endre Pedersen Hove: 1908-1918 * Sverre Hougsnæs: 1919-1933 * Lars Skadberg: 1933-1956
  • * Bård : 1290s-1301 * Eirik: 1298 * Hallr: 1322 * Jon: 1322 * Hallstein Sigurdsson: 1341 * Thorkel Vikingsson: 1392 * Asleuer Guttormsson: 1446 * Niels: 1518-1524 * Hans Diser: 1521 * Mikkel Schytte: 1531-1545 * Hans Klingenberg: 1540- * Rasmus Torsen: 1553-1557 * Christoffer Sigurdsen: 1560-1606 * Abraham Engelbretsson Karsund: 1607-1628 * Christen Bentsen Schaaning: 1634-1679 * Bernt Christensen Schaaning: 1679-1689 * Christen Christoffersen Hegelund: 1689-1695 * Lucas Rasmussen Friis: 1690-1695 * Anders Christoffersen Hegelund: 1695-1710 * Claus Claussen Munkeberg: 1711-1732 * Peder Anderssen Scheen: 1732-1734
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  • Avaldsnes Church (Norwegian: Avaldsnes kirke, formally St. Olav's Church at Avaldsnes, Norwegian: St Olavskirken på Avaldsnes) is a parish church in Karmøy municipality in Rogaland county, Norway. The medieval stone church is located in the village of Avaldsnes on the northern part of the island of Karmøy. The first church located here was likely built before the year 1024 on the site of a royal estate. The present stone church was built in 1250 and it seats about 400 people. The church is part of the Avaldsnes parish in the Karmøy deanery in the Diocese of Stavanger. (en)
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