Rochdale (Jarvis Street) Primitive Methodist Chapel

This chapel was built in 1887

This is a large brick built chapel with a tower. It is in the middle of a residential area. Date of closure is unknown.

In 2016 it advertises itself as being ‘Auto Spares’ – car parts and accessories but there is little indication that this business is still being conducted from these premises.

Photos taken March 2016

OS Map Ref:109:SD898144


Additional information (CH 08/2020)

The February 1887 Primitive Methodist magazine records the laying of the memorial stones for Jarvis Street school-chapel.  It was planned to cost £600 of which half had been raised.

Comments about this page

  • I live on this road, so sad any church must close.

    By Jamie foster (13/10/2021)
  • The closing service at Jarvis Street was held on Sunday 31st August 2014.
    The Lancashire dialect poet Harvey Kershaw was organist there for many years.

    By John Taylor (05/07/2021)
  • It was where my Mum and Dad got married in 1926

    By Ian Berry (22/10/2020)

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