Asterley Primitive Methodist Chapel Shropshire

The chapel was either built or opened in 1834 and is still open for worship in 2013

This small impressive stone built chapel sits above the junction of two roads in the village of Asterley.

Photos taken July 2013.

OS map ref:126:SJ374072



There is an account by John Graham in the Primitive Methodist magazine of the opening of Asterley Primitive Methodist chapel. Opening services on 10th and 13th of October 1834 were held on and the preachers were J Graham, C Hicks Esq., R Davies and Revs Jones and Francis.

The new chapel was in “an eligible situation” and was-built of stone given by Mr Tipton.



Primitive Methodist magazine 1835 p.229

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