Derbyshire Places of Worship

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Demolished.

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Chellaston Baptist Chapel (Demolished), Chellaston
Chellaston Baptist Chapel (Demolished),
Derby Road,
Chellaston, 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 in 1868, but we understand it was closed before 1980.

Kelly's Directory says the chapel was built in 1868 and would seat 116. It was situated above half way between the junctions of High Street (to the south) and Sinfin Lane to the north, with the Derby Road, on the west side, north of the Red Lion Inn, and can be seen on Old Maps, for example 1882, 1:2,500. It was demolished when the Parkway estate was built in the late 1970s. [Source: A Short History of Chellaston, provided by the Chellaston History Group]

Denomination

Now or formerly General Baptist.

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 SK3783230364. 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 30 Jan 2011 at 17:02.

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This Report was created 15 Jun 2017 - 12:40:09 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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