Skip to main content

Building record MDR12684 - Former Primitive Methodist Chapel, Pentrich Road, Swanwick

Type and Period (2)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

The Primitive Methodists have a small chapel in Swanwick that was built in 1849. (1) There is a Primitive Methodist Chapel situated here on the 1st edition OS map. (2) The Primitive Methodist Chapel is an attractive-looking structure, rebuilt on the old site at a cost of £800. It will seat 350. (3) The chapel appears to have been rebuilt by the 2nd edition OS map, as the building's footprint has altered. (4) The chapel now appears to be in use as a pre-school [2011]. It has a plaque dated 1880 on the front elevation. (5)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: White, F & Co.. 1857. History, Gazetteer & Directory of the County of Derby. p 663.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Bulmer, T and Co.. 1895. History, Topography and Directory of Derbyshire. p 615.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <5> *Internet Web Site: Google Maps. Website viewed 30/03/2011.



Grid reference Centred SK 4013 5321 (11m by 25m)

Related Monuments/Buildings (0)

Related Events/Activities (0)

External Links (0)

Record last edited

Oct 20 2014 2:27PM

Comments and Feedback

Do you have any more information about this record? Please feel free to comment with information and photographs, or ask any questions, using the "Disqus" tool below. Comments are moderated, and we aim to respond/publish as soon as possible.