Moor Row, School Street WM Chapel, Cumberland

Grid ref NY004143

By GW Oxley

Approval was given for the construction of a chapel costing £640 in 1886. By 1899 the buildings had cost £710. In 1940 it had 200 sittings on pews. There was a schoolroom and two other rooms. It was closed on 11 November 1969, the Moor Row merger having proved unsuccessful.

Sources

Cumbria Archive Service, Carlisle DFCM14/13

Cumbria Archive Service, Carlisle DFCM3/1/43 - 62

John Rylands Library, University of Manchester, Carlisle WM District minutes, 1878-99

Carlisle Library, 1A287, Methodist Property Statistics 1940

NLS 25” OS Cumberland LXVII.15 1899  

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