Building record MDR12235 - Mount Pleasant Church, St Mary's Road, Glossop

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

This church is named as a Congregational Chapel on the 1st edition OS map. (1) In 1858, 14 people banded together to form a Church. Membership increased rapidly, probably due to the strong evangelistic nature of the work. Services were then held in the Temperance Hall, which was later used as a Labour Club. The Church was erected in 1868-9. The foundation stone for a Sunday School was laid in 1875. The Church is still in use today [2009]. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <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. http://www.glossopheritage.co.uk/. Web page last updated 24/10/2009.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SK 0317 9381 (20m by 22m)
Civil Parish GLOSSOP, HIGH PEAK, DERBYSHIRE

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Record last edited

Nov 15 2017 3:51PM

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