Barwell Primitive Methodist chapel

Photo:former Primitiv Methodist chapel at Barwell

former Primitiv Methodist chapel at Barwell

Keith Guyler 1989

By Christopher Hill

The first Primitive Methodist Chapel in Barwell was built in 1829/33 and redeveloped in 1852/53.  It later became part of a factory.

In 1895 a plot of land on what is now Shilton Road was purchased and in 1897 a schoolroom was built where the congregation worshipped for a number of years until in 1903 a new church was built on this site. This building continued in use until 1966. It is now Chapel Flats.

This page was added by Christopher Hill on 06/02/2015.

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