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Building record MDR12539 - Coal Aston Wesleyan Reform Chapel, Cross Lane, Coal Aston

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According to Bulmer's Directory, the Wesleyans have a chapel at Coal Aston, which was built in 1848. (1) There is a Wesleyan Methodist Chapel on Cross Lane, Coal Aston on the 1st edition 25" Ordnance Survey map of c. 1880, presumably that referred to by Bulmer in 1895. (2) The building still appears to be in use as a Methodist Chapel (2010). (3) On the front gable end under the roof is a stone with the inscription 'Wesleyan 1848'. Stone construction. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Bulmer, T and Co.. 1895. History, Topography and Directory of Derbyshire. p 230.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). Current Mastermap and 1:10000 series.
  • <4> Archive: Derbyshire County Council. Sites and monuments within Dronfield.



Grid reference Centred SK 3605 7944 (13m by 12m)

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Record last edited

Feb 25 2015 12:27PM

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