The Church of St. Mary

Saltvik, Finland

The present greystone church of St. Mary was built to replace a wooden church at the latter half of 14th century. The tower was built around 1380 and it has baroque fashioned top added in the 18th century.

Church is located to the largest Iron Age grave field in Åland and there are some remains of Viking Age living in surroundings.

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Founded: 1370-1380
Category: Religious sites in Finland
Historical period: Middle Ages (Finland)

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