Derbyshire Places of Worship

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Demolished.

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Alma Street Mission Room (Demolished), Alfreton
Alma Street Mission Room (Demolished),
Alma Street,
Alfreton, Derbyshire.

Cemeteries

We believe the Church 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 1899, but we understand it was closed before 1937.

An Archaeological Assessment Report for Alfreton, available on the Amber Valley Borough Council website, records that during the second half of the 19th century "development began to take place not only along the frontages of the Nottingham and Mansfield roads, but also along streets leading off them, and in particular Prospect Street, which ran between the two". They mention a Mission Room on Alma Street, along with Ebenezer Methodist Church at the junction of Nottingham Road and Orange Street, which were opened "to serve the expanding community in this area to the east of the town".

Its first known appearance is on Old Maps of 1899-1900.

Denomination

Now or formerly Mission Room.

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 was located at OS grid reference SK4145255601. 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 2013 at 10:43.

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This Report was created 17 Aug 2017 - 14:45:46 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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