Bebington Primitive Methodist chapel

Chapel Street, Bebington

By Christopher Hill

Bebington Primitive Methodist chapel was opened on 30th November 1834. The preachers at the opening were  Mr Murrow, J Peart and Mr Horbury On the following day, Monday 1st Dec, the preacher was Mr Kendrick.

The new chapel had a good gallery.  The society also built two excellent cottages from which the rents would assist with paying interest on loans used to finance the chapel

The opening took place within four months of the opening of Liverpool chapels at Mount Pleasant and Prince William Street.

J Peart described the occasion in the 1835 Primitive Methodist magazine.


Reference

Primitive Methodist magazine 1835 page 145

 

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