Legbourne Primitive Methodist chapel

Chapel Lane Legbourne LN11 8LW

1892 Legbourne Primitive Methodist chapel | Keith Guyler 1994
1892 Legbourne Primitive Methodist chapel
Keith Guyler 1994
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The first Legbourne Primitive Methodist chapel dates from 1834. Its opening is described by John Wright in the Primitive Methodist magazine. Preachers at the opening on 24th August 1834 were J Butcher and John Wright. William Byron of North Reston gave the land for the chapel.

The 1834 chapel served until 1892 when it was replaced by a second chapel.

It closed in 1983. On Google Street View in 2009 it is a rather elegant house.

location: 370844


Reference

Primitive Methodist magazine 1835 p.190

 

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  • Lincolnshire Archives, Lincoln:

    Ref. ML199000: Primitive Methodist Chapel, Legbourne, built in 1834, rebuilt on same site 1892, closed 1983, now a house. First Chapel had 150 seats, second one 158.

    Ref. Meth/C/Legbourne, Chapel Lane/A: Registers of Membership.

    Ref. Meth/C/Legbourge, Chapel Lane/C: Trust & Committees.

    Ref. Meth/C/Legbourne, Chapel Lane/I: Organisations, Groups, Events & Services.

    Ref. Meth/C/Legbourne, Chapel Lane/I/2: Women’s Groups.

    Ref. Meth/C/Legbourne, Chapel Lane/G: Society Leaders.

    PM Louth Circuit 1834-1932/3. Louth Methodist Circuit 1933-1983.

    By Raymond E.O.Ella (30/11/2017)
  • I’ve added detail of the first chapel here; what happened to it?

    By Christopher Hill (15/05/2017)

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