Building record MDR12232 - Former Methodist Chapel, Whitfield Centre, Ebenezer Street, Whitfield

Type and Period (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

This building appears as a United Methodist Free Chapel on the 1st edition 25" OS map. (1) Ebenezer Chapel was built in 1854 as a place of worship for a Society of Wesleyan Reformers. The centre pews were added shortly after opening and later a gallery was added. In 1879 a boiler was installed and two vestries were constructed. The Sunday School was built in 1899. The Chapel was closed and later the building was used for Glossop Whitfield Youth Centre meetings, which opened in April 1964. (2) It is named as 'Whitfield Centre' on modern OS mapping [2010]. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <2> *Internet Web Site: Glossop Heritage Trust. Glossopdale Churches and Chapels. Web page last updated 09/12/2009.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). Current Mastermap and 1:10000 series. 01/04/2010.



Grid reference Centred SK 0354 9342 (33m by 29m)

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Record last edited

Mar 17 2015 2:52PM

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