Building record MDR10010 - Former Baptist Chapel, Bridge Street, Belper

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General Baptist Chapel, Bridge Street. 'A neat stone building, erected in 1820, at a cost of £800, will seat upwards of 400 persons'. (1) The former Belper Baptist Church is a Grade II building built in 1818, recessed from the street behind the buildings on the frontage. It is of two storeys constructed from ashlar with a hipped slate roof. (2) Late 19th and early 20th century OS maps show the building as 'Sunday School'. (3, 4, 5)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: White, F & Co.. 1857. History, Gazetteer & Directory of the County of Derby. p 192.
  • <2> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. List entry number 1087405.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). XL-13, 1898.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1912-1921. OS County Series, 3rd edition (Second Revision), scale 1:2500 (25" to one mile). XL-13.
  • <5> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1937-38. OS County Series, Third Revision, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). XL-13.



Grid reference Centred SK 3467 4771 (16m by 17m)
World Heritage Site Derwent Valley Mills

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Nov 30 2020 10:30AM

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