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Monument record MDR12904 - Baptist burial ground, Main Road, Smalley

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  • None recorded

Full Description

There is a Baptist Chapel in Smalley that was erected in 1780. (1) There is a burial ground associated with a Baptist Chapel (see SMR 25702) situated here on the 1st edition 25" OS map of c. 1880. (2) The General Baptist Chapel at Smalley was built in 1790. Monuments in the associated burial ground include those of late 18th and early 19th century date. (3) The burial ground is still extant and the associated Baptist Chapel is still in use as a place of worship [2011]. (4-5)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: White, F & Co.. 1857. History, Gazetteer & Directory of the County of Derby. p 299.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: RCHME (Royal Commission on the Historic Monuments of England). 1986. An Inventory of Nonconformist Chapels and Meeting-houses in Central England - Derbyshire extract. p 56.
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). Current Mastermap and 1:10000 series.
  • <5> *Internet Web Site: Google Maps. Website viewed 01/07/2011.



Grid reference Centred SK 4071 4456 (42m by 26m)

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Record last edited

Jul 1 2011 3:21PM

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