Hossmo Kyrka 2005
Hossmo Kyrka 2005 | Photo: Henrik Sendelbach (CC BY-SA 3.0)

Hossmo Kyrka

Medieval fortified church in Hossmo

Hossmo Kyrka was built around 1120. It is the church of the small village Hossmo, about 10 kilometers southwest of Kalmar. Around 1240, the masonry of the church was reinforced and the upper floor was loopholed. It was converted into a fortified church, a combination of church and small fortress.

Hossmo Kyrkväg
388 92 Ljungbyholm (Hossmo)
56°38′13.8″N 16°13′30.3″E

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