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Listed Building record MDR13478 - Spital Cemetery Chapel, off Hady Hill, Chesterfield

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Spital Cemetery Chapel, off Hady Hill, Chesterfield, built in 1857. According to Kelly's Directory, a cemetery of 8 acres, with two mortuary chapels, was opened at Spital in 1857, at a cost of £6,000. (1) There are two chapels situated in Spital Cemetery on the 1st edition 25" Ordnance Survey map of 1880. The northern most chapel was a Dissenter's chapel, the other was an Episcopal chapel. (2) From the National Heritage List for England: 'HADY HILL 1. 5169 (South Side) Chesterfield Cemetery Church and Chapel at Spital Cemetery SK 37 SE 13/260 II GV 2. 1857. 1 building. Coursed. stone with ashlar dressings. Fishscale and plain tiled roof with coped gable ends, kneelers. Decorated style. 2 gables northern larger with short stone obelisk-like spire. Buttresses. Short broach spire at south side with porch entrance below. Listing NGR: SK3906770729' (3)

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  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Kelly, A L (ed.). 1912. Kelly's Directory of Derbyshire. 101.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.



Grid reference SK 39067 70729 (point)

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Sep 8 2023 12:18PM

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