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Building record MDR13053 - Former Chapel, Main Street, Burnaston

Type and Period (1)

  • (Victorian - 1839 AD to 1839 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

A small chapel was erected in Burnaston in 1839, at a cost of £150, and was used occasionally as a lecture room. It is now occupied by the Primitive Methodists [written in 1857]. (1) There is a Primitive Methodist Chapel situated here on the 1st edition 25" OS map of c. 1880. It is in use as a Mission Church by the 2nd edition 25" OS map of c. 1900. (2-3) There is a Mission Room in Burnaston, in which church service is held every Sunday afternoon. (4) The building is labelled as a 'Hall' on modern OS mapping [2011]. (5)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: White, F & Co.. 1857. History, Gazetteer & Directory of the County of Derby. p 210.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <4> Bibliographic reference: Bulmer, T and Co.. 1895. History, Topography and Directory of Derbyshire. p 747.
  • <5> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). Current Mastermap and 1:10000 series.



Grid reference Centred SK 2889 3234 (12m by 12m)

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Record last edited

Sep 23 2011 11:53AM

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