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Monument record MDR12651 - Methodist burial ground, Church Street, Tansley

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1829 AD to 1882 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

There is a burial ground associated with a Wesleyan Methodist Chapel situated here on the 1st edition OS map. (1) The Wesleyan Methodists have a chapel here, with a burial ground attached. (2) The late 19th century Wesleyan Methodist Chapel on Church Street has a reset tablet inscribed 'open'd December 25th 1829' reset. (3) The burial ground remains in front of what is now known as Tansley Methodist Church [2011]. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <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 471.
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: RCHME (Royal Commission on the Historic Monuments of England). 1986. An Inventory of Nonconformist Chapels and Meeting-houses in Central England - Derbyshire extract. p 56.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). Current Mastermap and 1:10000 series.



Grid reference Centred SK 3224 5963 (26m by 23m)

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Record last edited

Sep 12 2016 10:38AM

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