Askome Kyrka - Askome , Sweden
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dvddragon
N 57° 01.054 E 012° 40.259
33V E 358599 N 6321752
Quick Description: Askome church, Sweden belongs to Falkenberg parish.
Location: Halland, Sweden
Date Posted: 8/13/2022 1:52:29 PM
Waymark Code: WM16JEZ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Alfouine
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Long Description:
The church was built in 1779-1780 and then replaced a wooden church from the 16th century. It was the church builder Johan Fredrich Röhr who was given the task of building a new church in Askome. However, the tower is newer, from 1804.

- The pulpit is made of wood in 1600.
- The baptismal font was probably made by Tuve Falk in Hasslöv sometime during the 18th century.
- There are 2 bells in the tower, Bigbell is made in 1830 in Göteborg, and the small bell is made in 1830 in Göteborg.
- The organ has 7 steams and was built in 1921 by A. Magnusson in Göteborg.
Date the Church was built, dedicated or cornerstone laid: 1/1/1780

Age of Church building determined by?: Church website

If denomination of Church is not part of the name, please provide it here: Protestant

If Church holds a weekly worship service and "all are welcome", please give the day of the week: Sunday

Street address of Church:
VESSIGEBRO, Halland Sweden

Primary website for Church or Historic Church Building: [Web Link]

If Church is open to the public, please indicate hours: Not listed

Indicate the time that the primary worship service is held. List only one: Not Listed

Secondary Website for Church or Historic Church Building: Not listed

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