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Monument record MDR12839 - Sunday School (site of), Market Street, Heanor

Type and Period (1)

  • (Victorian to Early 20th Century - 1848 AD to 1921 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

There is a building situated here on the 1st edition 25" OS map of c. 1880 that is labelled as a Sunday School on the 2nd edition 25" OS map of c. 1900. (1-2) A schoolroom associated with the Wesleyan Methodist Chapel at Heanor [see SMR 20529] was built in 1847, at a cost of £346. Improvements to the school were made in 1878, at a cost of £130. (3) The Sunday school appears much larger on the 3rd edition 25" OS map of the early 19th century. (4) The building has since been demolished and the site has been redeveloped [2011]. (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 522.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1912-1921. OS County Series, 3rd edition (Second Revision), scale 1:2500 (25" to one mile).
  • <5> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). Current Mastermap and 1:10000 series.



Grid reference Centred SK 4340 4653 (34m by 47m)

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Record last edited

Mar 30 2020 1:28PM

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