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Building record MDR12661 - Hackney Methodist Church, Greenaway Lane, Darley Dale

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

This Primitive Methodist Church first appears on the 3rd edition OS map. It superseded a smaller chapel to the south (see SMR 9865). (1) There is a Primitive Methodist Chapel at Over or Upper Hackney, which was built in 1908. (2) It was still in use as a place of worship in 2011. (3) The church was built in 1908, to replace a smaller chapel. It was built in the Gothic revival style, using local stone, in common with a number of other Primative Methodist churches of similar origin in the area. At the time of th survey in 2020 the church retained most of its original features. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1912-1921. OS County Series, 3rd edition (Second Revision), scale 1:2500 (25" to one mile).
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Kelly, A L (ed.). 1912. Kelly's Directory of Derbyshire. p 138.
  • <3> Personal Observation: Manning, N. Personal observation, map evidence, field visit etc.. Field visit 23/02/2011.
  • <4> Unpublished document: Hurford, M. 2020. Primitive Methodist Church, Greenaway Lane, Hackney: Historic Building Recording.



Grid reference Centred SK 2845 6224 (23m by 17m)

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Related Events/Activities (1)

  • EDR5143

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Record last edited

Oct 26 2020 2:53PM

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