Leksvik Church

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Leksvik kommune, Nord-Trøndelag fylke, Norway Add to Map
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Leksvik Church (Norwegian: Leksvik kirke) is a parish church in the municipality of Leksvik in Nord-Trøndelag county, Norway. It is located in the village of Leksvik. The church is part of the Leksvik parish in the Fosen deanery in the Diocese of Nidaros. The wooden church was built in 1667 and is situated about 500 metres (0.31 mi) from downtown Leksvik. The church also contains a very rare crucifix from the Middle Ages, and the sword of Anders Solli. Legend has it that he used the sword to defend himself from the wolves that attacked and killed him in the woods of Leksvik in 1612.

  • Added: 1 Feb 2018
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