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Building record MDR12480 - Mortuary Chapel (Non-Conformist), Yeld Road, Bakewell

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  • None recorded

Full Description

This mortuary chapel appears on the 1st edition OS map, and is named as a Dissenters' Chapel. (1) The cemetery at Bakewell was consecrated in 1858. It contains two chapels - one for Churchmen and the other for Non-conformists. The grounds are tastefully laid out and planted with shrubs. (2) This chapel appears to be extant on modern OS maps [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> Bibliographic reference: Bulmer, T and Co.. 1895. History, Topography and Directory of Derbyshire. p 305.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). Current Mastermap and 1:10000 series.



Grid reference Centred SK 2173 6783 (13m by 9m)

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Record last edited

Nov 13 2017 12:38PM

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