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Building record MDR12774 - Shottle Church, Lambhouse Lane, Lambhouse

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  • None recorded

Full Description

There is a church situated here on the 1st edition OS map. (1) A Mission Church was built at Shottle a few years ago by the Duke of Devonshire, who pays £50 per annum to the vicar of Hazelwood for officiating in it. It is a substantial stone edifice, consisting of a small apsidal chancel, nave (with bell turret), and western porch; but it is not as yet consecrated. (2) The church still appears to be in use as a place of worship [2011]. (3-4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <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 659.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). Current Mastermap and 1:10000 series.
  • <4> *Internet Web Site: Google Maps. Website viewed 20/05/2011.



Grid reference Centred SK 3121 4938 (16m by 9m)

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Record last edited

Jun 20 2011 4:48PM

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