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Listed Building record MDR3319 - Former Primitive Methodist Chapel, Chapel Lane, Kniveton

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Primitive Methodist chapel, dated 1832, small building in red brick with round arched windows and high pointed roof. (1) Small chapel, brick built, with a hipped roof and round headed, twelve-lighted windows. Built 1832. An early example, still standing in its original state. Although now a small village, Kniveton was until 1860 the head of the circuit until the building of a large chapel at Wirksworth resulted in a change. (2) The building is not marked as a place of worship on modern mapping [2011]. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Index: NDAT. 3796. 3796.
  • <2> Unpublished document: County Treasure Recording Form. 10(b).1, with photos.
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). Current Mastermap and 1:10000 series.



Grid reference Centred SK 2079 5010 (11m by 9m) Approximate

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Record last edited

Nov 9 2023 4:49PM

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