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Building record MDR11796 - Baptist Chapel and Sunday school, Gunhills Lane, Windley

Type and Period (2)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

The 1st ed. OS map c.1880 shows a Baptist Chapel with an adjacent Sunday school on Gunhills Lane, Windley. (1) The chapel and school were in use throughout the 20th century and examination of modern maps indicate that the chapel is now a private residence, 'Rose Cottage', and the Sunday school is still in use as a chapel. (2, 3, 4) The Baptists have a chapel and Sunday school here [in Windley], built in 1846 and 1855 respectively. (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). XLIV - 7, 1900.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1912-1921. OS County Series, 3rd edition (Second Revision), scale 1:2500 (25" to one mile).
  • <3> Personal Observation: Shakarian, J (ARS). Personal observation, map evidence, field visit etc..
  • <4> Bibliographic reference: Bulmer, T and Co.. 1895. History, Topography and Directory of Derbyshire. p 654.



Grid reference Centred SK 3072 4497 (22m by 19m)

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Record last edited

Mar 1 2011 3:46PM

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