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Building record MDR13458 - Mortuary Chapel (Non-conformist), Staveley Cemetery, Staveley

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  • None recorded

Full Description

According to Kelly's Directory, a cemetery of 3.5 acres, opened in Staveley in 1884 and contained two mortuary chapels. It was under the supervision of the Rural District Council of Chesterfield. (1) There is a Nonconformist Mortuary Chapel situated in Staveley Cemetery on the 2nd edition 25" Ordnance Survey map of c. 1900. (2) Modern maps show this building is still extant but has been converted into the cemetery lodge. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Kelly, A L (ed.). 1912. Kelly's Directory of Derbyshire. p 409.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> Personal Observation: Greenwood, N. Personal observation based on map evidence, site visit etc..



Grid reference Centred SK 4324 7410 (14m by 17m)

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Record last edited

Sep 14 2017 11:23AM

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