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Monument record MDR13461 - Methodist Chapel (Wesleyan)(site of), High Street, Whittington

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Full Description

According to White's Directory, the Wesleyan Methodists have a chapel in Whittington, erected 1828. (1) According to Bulmer's Directory, the Wesleyans built their first chapel in Whittington in 1828. A new one was built in 1894. (2) There is a Wesleyan Methodist Chapel situated in Whittington on the 1st edition 25" Ordnance Survey map of c. 1880, presumably that referred to by White in 1857. (3) The 2nd edition 25" Ordnance Survey map of c. 1900 shows this building no longer in use as a chapel. Presumably having been replaced by the one Bulmer mentioned as being built in 1894. (4) Modern maps show this building is no longer extant. (5)

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: White, F & Co.. 1857. History, Gazetteer & Directory of the County of Derby. p 785.
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Bulmer, T and Co.. 1895. History, Topography and Directory of Derbyshire. p 264.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <4> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1896-1900. OS County Series, 2nd edition (1st revision), scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <5> Personal Observation: Greenwood, N. Personal observation based on map evidence, site visit etc..



Grid reference Centred SK 3846 7496 (11m by 20m)

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Record last edited

Sep 9 2013 11:26AM

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