Workington John Street PM Chapel, Cumberland (i)

Grid ref NY004287

By GW Oxley

John Street chapel was built in 1827 at a cost of £630. In 1851 there were 70 free and 284 other sittings. No image of this building has been located.

(TNA HO129/170/3/12; Cumbria Archive Service, Whitehaven DCM2/384, 145 )

This page was added by GW Oxley on 16/05/2015.
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Cumbria Archive Service, Whitehaven branch:

Ref. YDFCM 1/2/13: 3 Draft Agreements, 1884, 1886, 1902. Right to Light and Air through opening windows. Workington Primitive Methodist Chapel, John Street.

Note by me: This sort of issue is on-going with many properties, but recently concluded  "No One owns Airspace", e.g., above ground level and does not touch a lower boundary fencing.

By Raymond E.O.Ella
On 19/07/2018