Thurmaston Primitive Methodist chapel

By Christopher Hill

Thurmaston Primitive Methodist chapel in the Leicester circuit was opened on 28/01/1833 & 29/01/1833.  Opening sermons were preached by J Peart and T Simmons on the Sunday and T Clements on the Monday.

The opening was described in the Primitive Methodist magazine by J Peart, who described the chapel as "well finished" and a building which "reflects credit on the architect Mr Wilbur." It measured 18'(w) x 24'(l) x 16'(h).


Primitive Methodist magazine 1833 page 451

This page was added by Christopher Hill on 28/08/2017.
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Leicester Record Office:

Ref. DE 1971, N/W/ 331/1-2: Thurmaston PM Church/Chapel Records, 1887-1932, 1933-1956. 

By Ray & Marie (Mr. & Mrs. Ella)
On 09/03/2018