Rakefoot Primitive Methodist chapel, Rossendale

Is this Crawshawbooth?

Rakefoot: return from the Primitive Methodist chapel to the 1851 Census of Places of Public Religious worship. Return no: 477 2 1 8
transcribed by David Tonks 2021

William Kay, the steward, completed the return from the Primitive Methodist chapel at Rakefoot to the 1851 Census of Places of Public Religious worship. William was a calico printer, living in Sunny Side.

He tells us that the chapel and school, which was a completely separate building, was made into a chapel in 1841.  It accommodated 266 people, mostly in free seats.

On Census Sunday there were afternoon and evening services , attended by 30 and 45 worshippers respectively.

There was a substantial Sunday school.  84 scholars attended in the morning and 76 in the afternoon.

Is this the same chapel as Crawshawbooth?

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