Derbyshire Places of Worship

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Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, Hollingwood, Staveley
Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses,
Private Drive / Hollingwood Crescent,
Hollingwood, Staveley, Derbyshire.

Cemeteries

We believe the Church does NOT have a graveyard.

Note: any church within an urban environment may have had its graveyard closed after the Burial Act of 1853. Any new church built after that is unlikely to have had a graveyard at all.

Church History

This Place of Worship was founded by 1983, and we understand it is still open.

This place of worship first came to my notice in the list of Places recorded by the Registrar General under the provisions of the Places of Worship Registration Act 1855 (2010). It is recorded as one of two Kingdom Halls in Staveley.

The following notice in The London Gazette of 29th March 1983 (p.4371) recorded its registration for marriages:

A Building certified for worship named KINGDOM HALL, Private Drive, Hollingwood, Staveley in the registration district of Chesterfield in the Non-Metropolitan County of Derbyshire was on 21st March 1983 registered for solemnizing marriages therein pursuant to section 41 of the Marriage Act 1949 as amended by section 1(1) of the Marriage Acts Amendment Act 1958. Dated 24th March 1983.

The other Kingdom Hall in the Registrar-General's list is on the ground Floor of a Building in Lowgates, but it has not yet been located.

Note: "Private Drive" is in fact a public highway, traversing almost the whole of Hollingwood, in a north-south direction.

Denomination

Now or formerly Jehovah's Witness.

If more than one congregation has worshipped here, or its congregation has united with others, in most cases this will record its original dedication.

Maps

This Church is located at OS grid reference SK4148574413. You can see this on various mapping systems. Note all links open in a new window:

Reference

  • Places recorded by the Registrar General under the provisions of the Places of Worship Registration Act 1855 (2010) is available as a "Freedom of Information" document from the website What Do They Know.
Last updated on 20 Dec 2014 at 14:55.

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This Report was created 14 Nov 2017 - 10:38:00 GMT from information held in the Derbyshire section of the Places of Worship Database. This was last updated on 4 Jun 2017 at 08:14.

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