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Building record MDR11841 - Former United Methodist Free Chapel, Market Street, South Normanton

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Full Description

There is a United Methodist Free Chapel situated here on the 2nd edition OS map. (1) It was named 'Mount Tabor United Methodist Church' by the 3rd edition OS map. (2) The Free Church Methodists have two chapels in South Normanton; one of which in on Alfreton Road [now Market Street]. It is a commodious structure that was erected in 1879 at a cost of £800, exclusive of the purchase of the site. (3) The former Mount Tabor Chapel on North Street is now a shop [1982]. (4) Examination of modern maps indicate the building still stands but its current use is not clear [2009]. (5) It now appears to be in use by a company called MB Textiles [2011]. The lower half of the front elevation has been altered. (6)

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile). XXXV - 12, 1900.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1912-1921. OS County Series, 3rd edition (Second Revision), scale 1:2500 (25" to one mile).
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Bulmer, T and Co.. 1895. History, Topography and Directory of Derbyshire. p 683.
  • <4> Bibliographic reference: P. Sharpe. 1982. South Normanton - A Village of Considerable Extent. Chpt. 10, p 11.
  • <5> Personal Observation: Shakarian, J (ARS). Personal observation, map evidence, field visit etc..
  • <6> *Internet Web Site: Google Maps. Website viewed 21/03/2011.



Grid reference Centred SK 4403 5638 (24m by 15m)

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Record last edited

Jul 28 2014 2:11PM

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