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Building record MDR13099 - Former Primitive Methodist Chapel, Wilmot Road, Swadlincote

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to Early 20th Century - 1800 AD to 1921 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

There is a small Primitive Methodist Chapel situated here on the 1st edition 25" OS map of c. 1880 and the 2nd Edition 25" OS map of c. 1900. By the 3rd edition 25" OS map of the early 20th century, the chapel has either been enlarged, or demolished and replaced with a larger chapel. (1-3) The Primitive Methodists have a chapel on Wilmot Road [written in 1895]. (4) The building is still extant, although the ground floor windows are boarded up and it no longer appears to be in use as a place of worship [2011]. (5-6)

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <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> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1912-1921. OS County Series, 3rd edition (Second Revision), scale 1:2500 (25" to one mile).
  • <4> Bibliographic reference: Bulmer, T and Co.. 1895. History, Topography and Directory of Derbyshire. p 723.
  • <5> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). Current Mastermap and 1:10000 series.
  • <6> *Internet Web Site: Google Maps. Website viewed 03/11/2011.



Grid reference Centred SK 2956 1943 (31m by 22m)

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Record last edited

May 20 2014 4:57PM

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