Derbyshire Places of Worship

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Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, Lower Pilsley, Clay Cross
Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses,
Rupert Street / Green Lane,
Lower Pilsley, Clay Cross, 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 before 1972, and we understand it is still open.

This Kingdom Hall appears to have been built on a site formerly occupied by a Methodist Church and Sunday School.

Its registration for marriages is recorded in the following notice published in The London Gazette of 28th September 1972 (p.11473):

A building certified for worship named KINGDOM HALL, Rupert Street, Lower Pilsley in the registration district of Chesterfield in the county of Derby was on 20th September 1972, registered for solemnising 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 22 September 1972.

Typically, a place of worship would have been open at least a year before this took place.

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 SK4199763200. 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 4 Aug 2013 at 13:02.

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This Report was created 2 Nov 2017 - 08:55:19 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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