Royton Primitive Methodist chapel

Oldham circuit

In August 1867 Mrs Cooper laid the foundation stone for Royton Primitive Methodist chapel and it was opened on December 29th 1867 with sermons by by Revs J Graham, T Bennett, J Travis¬† and T Dodd. The chapel cost ¬£500 of which they had raised one third. “Precious souls have been saved, a new class formed and the society nearly doubled.”

The story is told in the Primitive Methodist magazine by Thomas Bennett.


Primitive Methodist magazine 1868 page 368

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