Cowburn Primitive Methodist chapel

Cowburn Primitive Methodist Chapel
Christian Messenger 1910/216
Cowburn Jubilee celebration leaflet
provided by Richard Jennings
Cowburn: Return from the Primitive Methodist chapel in the 1851 Census of Places of Public Religious Worship
transcribed by David Tonks

The Christian Messenger tells us “The Rev. John Gill … …at once took steps to erect a chapel at Cowburn for the “oot-bye folk.” At that time the services were held in a barn under a dwelling house by the roadside. Mr. Gill bent himself to the task, and not only succeeded in building a chapel, but also established a day school. ” Read more here.


Christian Messenger 1910 page 216

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