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Building record MDR11845 - Former Primitive Methodist Chapel, Main Street, Doveridge

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Full Description

The 1st ed. 25" OS map c. 1800 shows a Primitive Methodist Chapel on Main Street in Doveridge. (1) The chapel had gone out of use by the time of the 2nd ed. OS map c. 1900 and was in use as a school. (2) Examination of modern maps show that the building is still standing but its current use is not clear. (3) The Primitive Methodists had a small meeting house opposite the village school which had a 60 year life. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <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). LII - 3, 1901.
  • <3> Personal Observation: Shakarian, J (ARS). Personal observation, map evidence, field visit etc..
  • <4> Bibliographic reference: Gibson, A. 1996. A History of Doveridge. p 66.



Grid reference Centred SK 1177 3410 (9m by 12m)

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Record last edited

Oct 19 2015 4:22PM

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