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Monument record MDR445 - Birch Vale Terrace and former Methodist Chapel, Sycamore Road, Thornsett

Type and Period (2)

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  • None recorded

Full Description

There is a Primitive Methodist Chapel attached on the western side of a terrace of houses on the 1st edition OS map. (1) The Primitive Methodists have a chapel at Thornsett, which was built in 1867 at a cost of £2,900. (2) An impressive stone terrace with a date stone engraved 1870. The centre houses are pedimented. (3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <2> Bibliographic reference: Bulmer, T and Co.. 1895. History, Topography and Directory of Derbyshire. p 197.
  • <3> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D. 1984. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology - A Gazetteer of Sites. Part I. Borough of High Peak. p 29.



Grid reference Centred SK 013 870 (89m by 9m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Apr 30 2010 12:06PM

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