Derbyshire Places of Worship

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Cowley Mission Chapel, Cowley, Dronfield
Cowley Mission Chapel,
Cowley Lane,
Cowley, Dronfield, Derbyshire.

Cemeteries

We believe the Chapel 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 1888, and we understand it is still open.

This Mission was founded in a private house in Cowley in 1888 by a group of local Christians, with the assistance of members of Cliff College at Curbar. Five years later, in 1893, a permanent chapel was built. Its position as a Mission Room is shown on Old Maps, for example 1899 1:10,560. [Source: "Churches Together in Dronfield and District" (formerly www.dronfieldtogether.org.uk) and various Old Maps]

Denomination

Now or formerly Bible Evangelical.

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 is located at OS grid reference SK3384977051. 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 12 May 2011 at 00:00.

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This Report was created 28 Aug 2017 - 13:43:48 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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