Derbyshire Places of Worship

Newmount Methodist Church, Littleover, Derby (1) (55k) Newmount Methodist Church, Littleover, Derby (2) (52k) Above Photograph(s)
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Newmount Methodist Church, Littleover, Derby
Newmount Methodist Church,
268 Blagraves Lane, DE23 1PS,
Littleover, Derby, Derbyshire.

Cemeteries

We don't know whether this Church has (or had) 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 1939, and we understand it is still open.

We are told by the immensely valuable Derby Methodist History website that Newmount owes its existence to a Primitive Methodist Chapel in Mount Street, built 1874 and closed in 1939, so literally "New Mount".

Our first photograph shows the first Newmount Church, built in 1939, the year that the Mount Street building closed. The present Church was erected in 1965, next door to the first building, which is believed to be still in use (as a Church Hall?).

See The Methodist Churches in Derby (Derby Methodist Circuit) for an overview of the Circuit, and current information.

Denomination

Now or formerly 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 Church is located at OS grid reference SK3372132399. You can see this on various mapping systems. Note all links open in a new window:

Resources

I have found many websites of use whilst compiling the information for this database. Here are some which deserve mention as being of special interest for Littleover, Derby, and perhaps to Local History and Places of Worship as a whole.

The above links were selected and reviewed at the time I prepared the information, but please be aware their content may vary, or disappear entirely. These factors are outside my control.

Information last updated on 8 Dec 2018 at 14:21.

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This Report was created 9 Oct 2019 - 19:26:33 BST from information held in the Derbyshire section of the Places of Worship Database. This was last updated on 6 Feb 2019 at 15:49.

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