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Building record MDR12655 - Chapel, Oaker, South Darley

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Full Description

The Wesleyan Reformers have a neat brick chapel in Oaker Side, erected by subscription, in 1851, at a cost of £130. It will seat about 90. (1) There is a Reformed Methodist Chapel situated here on the 1st edition OS map. (2) There is a Wesleyan Reform Chapel at Oaker Side. It has a three-bay front, and a tablet inscribed 'Wesleyan Methodist Reform Chapel 1854'. There is stepped seating. (3) It is labelled as 'Chapel' on modern OS mapping [2011]. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: White, F & Co.. 1857. History, Gazetteer & Directory of the County of Derby. p 549.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <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 2751 6095 (11m by 14m)

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Record last edited

Sep 11 2017 3:39PM

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