Roan Church

Roan church
Roan kirke
Roan church
Location in Sør-Trøndelag
Roan church
Location in Sør-Trøndelag
Coordinates: 64°10′20″N 10°13′35″E / 64.1722°N 10.2265°E / 64.1722; 10.2265
Location Sør-Trøndelag
Country Norway
Denomination Church of Norway
Churchmanship Evangelical Lutheran
Founded 1702
Status Parish church
Functional status Active
Architect(s) Morten Jørgensen Bjørnør
Capacity 350
Parish Roan
Deanery Fosen
Diocese Diocese of Nidaros

Roan church is a parish church in the municipality of Roan in Sør-Trøndelag county, Norway. The church was built in 1702 and is sometimes known as the Fosen cathedral (Norwegian: Fosenkatedralen).[1] The church is built of stone and can hold up to 350 people.

The church is the main church for the Roan parish, in the Fosen deanery in the Diocese of Nidaros.

See also


  1. Store norske leksikon. "Roan" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2011-01-03.

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