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Building record MDR13433 - Methodist Chapel (Wesleyan), Crow Lane, Unstone

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According to White's Directory, the Wesleyan Methodist chapel in Unstone was a neat stone building, erected in 1847, which will seat about 100 persons. (1) According to Kelly's Directory, the Wesleyan chapel at Unstone was enlarged in 1904, with 300 sittings. (2) There is a Wesleyan Methodist chapel situated in Unstone on the 1st edition Ordnance Survey map of c. 1880, presumably that referred to by White in 1857. (3) Modern maps show this building is still extant, but has been converted in to a residence. There is a date stone on the north gable wall, partially covered by vegetation but '1847' is showing. (4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: White, F & Co.. 1857. History, Gazetteer & Directory of the County of Derby. p 741.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Kelly, A L (ed.). 1912. Kelly's Directory of Derbyshire. p 242.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <4> *Internet Web Site: Google Maps. website accessed 14/12/2012.



Grid reference Centred SK 3773 7742 (19m by 25m)

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Record last edited

Dec 13 2016 10:31AM

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