Bergshammar Church

Nyköping, Sweden

The church in Bergshammar was built in the 15th century and replaced an older wooden church. The sacristy dates from 1680. Old murals were discovered in 1967. The medieval baptismal font has a brass plate from 1950. The wooden altar was donated to the church in 1950 and has a crucifix from the 19th century. The pulpit was made in 1671 by Lars Olsson, a master craftsman from Stockholm.

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Founded: 15th century
Category: Religious sites in Sweden
Historical period: Kalmar Union (Sweden)

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Jan Lind (4 months ago)
Very beautiful and nice church
Nyköping Södermanland (2 years ago)
Life's Purpose? Your calling has already become noticeable through what motivates you, (past and present), what attracts you, what you fight against and what annoys you.
Martin Kjellén (2 years ago)
Nice little church
Sven Lundkvist (2 years ago)
Peaceful
Terje Eide (2 years ago)
Great place. Great history.
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