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Building record MDR10083 - Primitive Methodist Chapel, Hoargate Lane, Hollington

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Full Description

The 1st ed. 25" OS map shows a Primitive Methodist Chapel, Hollington. (1) The chapel was still in use at the beginning of the 20th century. (2, 3) The chapel is a small red brick single-storey building of 1847. (4) The chapel built in 1847 was very well attended for many years. It held anniversary celebrations each year attended by all the children in the village, arranged annual trips for the youngsters and held a popular harvest festival. The chapel held its final service in 1992; three years later, it was sold and converted into a house. (5)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1912-1921. OS County Series, 3rd edition (Second Revision), scale 1:2500 (25" to one mile).
  • <4> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 10(b).1, with photos.
  • <5> Bibliographic reference: Marion Merkins. 2000. The History of Hollington. p 5.



Grid reference Centred SK 23144 39838 (12m by 8m)

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Record last edited

Nov 26 2012 9:04AM

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