Hesket Newmarket WM Chapels

By GW Oxley

Photo:Hesket Newmarket WM Chapel in its setting 30.4.2016

Hesket Newmarket WM Chapel in its setting 30.4.2016

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1 Hesket Newmarket WM Chapel, Cumberland

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Hesket Newmarket Chapel (i) was built in 1839 at a cost of £134.In 1851 it provided 40 free and 70 other sittings. There were 120 sittings in 1873. It was closed in 1903 and the new chapel was built on the site

Sources

The National Archives HO129/569/3/7

Wesleyan seating returns, 1873

Cumbria Archives Service Carlisle DFCM1/2/82-97, Carlisle WM District property schedules, 1862-1877

Cumbria Archives Service Carlisle Cumbria Archives Service Carlisle DFCM3/1/43-62 Carlisle WM  District property schedules, 1898-1917 Carlisle WM  District property schedules, 1898-1917

 

2 Hesket Newmarket WM Chapel, Cumberland

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Hesket Newmarket Chapel (ii) was built of brick and stone 0n the site of the old chapel in 1903.It measured 40 feet by 22 feet. It had 92 sittings in pews in 1911 and 1940. There were 85 in 1980 and 1991. It was subsequently sold and is now used by the Hesket Newmarket Free Church

Sources

Cumbria Archive Service, Carlisle, Cumbria Archives Service Carlisle DFCM3/1/43-62 Carlisle WM  District property schedules, 1898-1917

Cumbria Archive Service, Carlisle DFCM2/20 circuit amalgamation papers, 1940

Carlisle Cumbria Archive Service, Carlisle DFCM9/9 Seating returns for 1911

Carlisle Library, 1A287, Methodist Property Statistics 1940, 1980, 1991

Site visit 30.4.2016

Photo:Hesket Newmarket WM Chapel, 30.4.2016

Hesket Newmarket WM Chapel, 30.4.2016

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Photo:Hesket Newmarket WM Chapel, schoolroom, 30.4.2016

Hesket Newmarket WM Chapel, schoolroom, 30.4.2016

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Photo:Hesket Newmarket WM Chapel, notice board 30.4.2016

Hesket Newmarket WM Chapel, notice board 30.4.2016

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Photo:Hesket Newmarket WM Chapel, foundation stome (i) 30.4.2016

Hesket Newmarket WM Chapel, foundation stome (i) 30.4.2016

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Photo:Hesket Newmarket WM Chapel, foundation stome (ii) 30.4.2016

Hesket Newmarket WM Chapel, foundation stome (ii) 30.4.2016

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