Lower Cumberworth Primitive Methodist Chapel, Yorkshire

Group of members at Lower Cumberworth sometime between 1928 and 1932 when Rev. Harold Wright was minister. he is at the back third from the left.
Supplied by Martin Lazell
Lower Cumberworth Sunday School 1930. The adult at the back is Thirza Wright. To her left is Eric Wright, her son, and the girl at front left is his sister Amy.
Supplied by Martin Lazell

West Yorkshire Archives Services, Kirklees branch, has the following information relating to this chapel:

  • Ref. NM/DD/CW: (Also Ref. WYK112): Lower Cumberworth Primitive Methodist Chapel. Documents from c.1851-1932, 1933-2002. Centenary Celebration 1951.

The 1941 Methodist Statistical Return locates the chapel in the Clayton West Circuit. It was stone built, seated 249 with 2 school halls and 7 rooms. Follow the link to Huddersfield Exposed to see anĀ aerial view of the chapel location.

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  • On Ebay.co.uk via a search Primitive Methodist there is a photo when the chapel was being built, also many photos of other PM chapels and other items.

    By R (29/03/2020)

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