Shirebrook United Methodist Free Church Chapel, Derbyshire

Shirebrook United Methodist Free Church Chapel was built of brick in 1900. The school which was on the ground floor seated 100 and the chapel above 250. The building cost £750 and the organ, piano, seats etc  a further £1,000. In 1940 the estate consisted of a chapel which seated 300 on forms, a school hall and three other rooms. It had probably closed by 1970

Sources

Nottinghamshire Record Office MR3/47 Special trust schedules and related papers c 1923-4

John Rylands Library University of Manchester, DDPD1 Methodist Church Buildings: Statistical returns including seating accommodation as at July 1st 1940/932 Mansfield A Circuit

Statistical returns, 1970, photocopy Nottingham and Derby section at Nottinghamshire Record Office

Mansfield, West Circuit, p 38

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