Haug Church was originally built in 1152 and it consisted of tower, nave and choir. The church was destroyed by fire in 1818 and rebuilt. There is a private tomb of Jørgen von Cappelen (1761) in the church tower.

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Founded: 1152
Category: Religious sites in Norway

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Werner Luzi (9 months ago)
Fun fact: Annex marked AD1771 contains the embalmed body of Jørgen von Cappelen, owner of Fossesholm manor in Vestfossen, and his wife
Eivind Solberg (15 months ago)
Great for funerals
Fatuma Pedersen (2 years ago)
I am very fond of the bunch of church nooks
Ragnar Tollefsen (2 years ago)
Steinkirke built in 1152, built after the bridge in 1818. A private burial chamber is built by the tower.
Konrad Gislerud (2 years ago)
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