Derbyshire Places of Worship

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Demolished.

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Argyle Street Methodist Chapel (Demolished), Langley Mill, Heanor
Argyle Street Methodist Chapel (Demolished),
Cromford Road / Argyle Street,
Langley Mill, Heanor, Derbyshire.

Cemeteries

We believe the Chapel did 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 1881, but we understand it was closed after 1938.

This Free United Methodist Chapel is first seen on Old Maps of 1881, and in more detail in 1900. It was rectangular, aligned north/south. The "plan" is shown as 'E' shaped, with the short arms of the 'E' facing Cromford Road, and the entrance to the building was approached by a central pathway.

Its last appearance on Old Maps is in 1938. By 1962 it appears to have been demolished, and a building similar in outline to the present (2013) "Mr. Tyre Ltd" outlet occupying the site.

At the time of Kelly's Directory of 1932, Langley Mill had 3 Methodist Chapels, Primitive Methodist, United Methodist, and Wesleyan - only the Primitive Methodist building has survived to the present day, and it is now (2013) in commercial use.

Denomination

Now or formerly Free/United Methodist.

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 Chapel was located at OS grid reference SK4509547571. 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 Nov 2013 at 15:41.

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This Report was created 8 Aug 2017 - 18:33:20 BST 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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