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Building record MDR12759 - Former Bethel Chapel, Derby Road, Greenhillocks

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Full Description

Bethel Chapel, a United Methodist Free Chapel, is situated here on the 1st edition OS map. (1) The United Methodist Free Church have a chapel (Bethel) at Green Hillocks that was built in 1864. (2) The chapel has been extended to the rear by the 4th edition OS map. (3) The building is now labelled 'Kingdom Hall' and is presumably being used by Jehovah's Witnesses (2011). (4) Once a Bethel Church, the building was built in 1903 and 1904 as an example of an 'Arts and Crafts' or 'Art Nouveau' building. It was designed by E Ridgeway. (5)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <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 578.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1937-38. OS County Series, Third Revision, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). Current Mastermap and 1:10000 series.
  • <5> Unpublished document: 'Arts and Crafts' and 'Art Nouveau' buildings in Derbyshire.



Grid reference Centred SK 3996 4949 (18m by 17m)

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Record last edited

May 6 2015 11:28AM

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