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Monument record MDR12688 - United Methodist Free Chapel and Sunday School (site of), Sleetmoor Lane, Somercotes

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  • None recorded

Full Description

There is a United Methodist Free Chapel situated here on the 1st edition OS map, with an adjoining Sunday school present by the 2nd edition. (1-2) There is a United Methodist Free Chapel on Sleetmoor Lane [1895]. It is an attractive-looking structure, built in 1863, at a cost of £660, and enlarged in 1882 at a further outlay of £700. In connection with the chapel is a well-attended Sunday school. It is in the Riddings Circuit. (3) The buildings has since been demolished and the site has been redeveloped [2011]. (4-5)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Bulmer, T and Co.. 1895. History, Topography and Directory of Derbyshire. p 614.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). Current Mastermap and 1:10000 series.
  • <5> *Internet Web Site: Google Maps. Website viewed 31/03/2011.



Grid reference Centred SK 4206 5391 (29m by 35m)

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Record last edited

Mar 31 2011 11:32AM

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