This fine Italianate building was demolished when the town was redeveloped in 1969. Only the railings survive, and they are now listed.
Built in 1866, at the time of the 1873 returns it could seat 1323. In 1940 it could accomodate 1150.
Grid reference: SJ829513
Reference: The twelfth annual report of the Wesleyan Chapel Committee, 1866 page 105.