Derbyshire Places of Worship

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Brimington Congregational Church, Brimington
Brimington Congregational Church,
Chapel Street (north side),
Brimington, 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 in 1895, and we understand it is still open.

Kelly's Directory of 1932 records that Brimington's Congregational Chapel was built in 1895. It is built of red brick, with a central porch and 2 small windows on either side, now blocked. Above it is a large three-light window extending almost the whole width of the building. The sides have three pointed-arched windows with sandstone keystones, matching those at the front. Above the central window is a plaque which is difficult to read, but appears to imply this was the "Congregational School". The land the chapel is built on slopes down to the rear, and there appears to be a basement - possibly where the schoolroom was. A single-storey extension of stone has been built onto left side, with the name "Bradley Hall" and a date of 1965.

The area where it stands is shown on Old Maps with the name of "Brock Hill".

Denomination

Now or formerly Congregational.

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 SK4055573844. 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 Dec 2013 at 10:14.

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This Report was created 7 Oct 2017 - 17:22:38 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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