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Building record MDR11819 - Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Main Street, Weston Upon Trent

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Full Description

The Wesleyans have a small chapel at Weston upon Trent that was built in 1846. (1) The Wesleyan Methodist Chapel at Weston upon Trent has a three-bay front, with a tablet above the former entrance. The tablet has cherubs' heads supporting an ogee canopy with finial, and is inscribed 'EBENEZER WESLEYAN CHAPEL 1846'. (2, 3) Examination of modern maps show that the building is still in use as a place of worship. It has had a small extension to the western elevation, which is now the entrance to the church [2011]. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: White, F & Co.. 1857. History, Gazetteer & Directory of the County of Derby. p 320.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: RCHME (Royal Commission on the Historic Monuments of England). 1986. An Inventory of Nonconformist Chapels and Meeting-houses in Central England - Derbyshire extract. p 57.
  • <3> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 10(b).2, with photos.
  • <4> *Internet Web Site: Google Maps. Website viewed 25/08/2011.



Grid reference Centred SK 4026 2798 (14m by 10m)

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Record last edited

Jun 19 2015 2:55PM

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