Tidersrum Church

Tidersrum, Sweden

Tidersrum old church is one of the Sweden's oldest and oddest wooden churches. It was built originally around the year 1260 of timber with very sharp dimensions and seamlessly. The red colored timberbuilding is covered with patterns of global wood chips. The vestry is built of stone and white limestone.

Tidersrum church has a sculpture of St. Olav, once a great figure of popular devotion throughout Scandinavia, whic was made around the time the church was built. The church is decorated with High Gothic paintings and sculptures from the late Middle Ages.

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536, Tidersrum, Sweden
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Founded: c. 1260
Category: Religious sites in Sweden
Historical period: Consolidation (Sweden)

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