Södra Råda Old Church

Church of Sweden former church building in Gullspång Municipality, Sweden

Södra Råda Old Church (Swedish: Södra Råda gamla kyrka) was a timbered church building in Gullspång Municipality in Sweden. The church was dated to the 14th century. It was one of the oldest preserved wooden churches in Sweden.

Södra Råda Old Church
Södra Råda gamla kyrka
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Södra Råda Old Church
LocationGullspång Municipality
DenominationChurch of Sweden
Paintings inside the church were dated to 1323.

The church was destroyed by a fire on 12 November 2001.[1]


  1. Peter Björneblad (2004). "Kyrkan brinner!" (PDF) (in Swedish). Swedish National Heritage Board. p. 12. Retrieved 2 December 2014.

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Coordinates: 59°00′14″N 14°12′15″E / 59.00389°N 14.20417°E / 59.00389; 14.20417