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Monument record MDR11821 - General Baptist Chapel (site of), Trent Lane, Weston Upon Trent

Type and Period (1)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

The Baptists have a small chapel at Weston upon Trent that was erected in 1845. (1) The Baptist Chapel is a small brick building with pointed/ached windows. It has a datestone "Baptist Chapel 1845" and is descried in 1979 as being derelict. In 1988 it was in use as a builders' store and was continuing to deteriorate. (2) The General Baptist Chapel on Trent Lane is a small chapel of brick, with a partly pantiled roof. It was built in 1845 as a preaching station of Castle Donington in Leicestershire. (3) Google Street View indicates that the chapel has been demolished and a house built on the site [2011]. The datestone has been re-incorporated into the end wall, albeit at a lower position than on the chapel. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: White, F & Co.. 1857. History, Gazetteer & Directory of the County of Derby. p 320.
  • <2> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 10(b).1, with photo.
  • <3> 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.
  • <4> *Internet Web Site: Google Maps. Site visited 22/07/2010.



Grid reference Centred SK 4049 2789 (9m by 7m)

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Record last edited

Jan 28 2016 11:34AM

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