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UVDAL STAVE CHURCH

This church is dated to the latter part of the 1100´s. It was rebuilt to a cruciform church in 1723.

Uvdal stave church has a tall, sturdy upright or mast in the middle which supports the ridge turret and strengthens the walls.

Two pieces of wood with runic inscriptions have been found underneath the floor. Upon one of these is written: "Eirik, write runes for me"

Uvdal Stave Church is situated in Nore
 Stave Churches of Norway Church buildings tell some of the story of this cultural convergence.