Rochdale, Trinity Wesleyan chapel, William Henry Street

Rochdale, Trinity Wesleyan Chapel
Wesleyan Chapel Committee, 1878

Opened on 3 July 1879, this chapel could seat 750 according to the 1940 Statistical Returns.

It was demolished 1980, but replaced by a modern church in 1982

William Waddington (1816-1891) had an intensive practice across south Lancashire, specialising in Wesleyan chapels.

Grid Ref: SD903120

Reference: The twenty-fourth annual report of the Wesleyan Chapel Committee, 1878 page 140

Statistical returns … as at July 1st 1940. Manchester: Methodist Church, Department of Chapel Affairs, 1947

Architects of Greater Manchester, 1800-1940. Accessed 17 December 2019 https://manchestervictorianarchitects.org.uk/

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  • My grandfather, Sydney Griffiths, was Caretaker at the chapel during the war. My father (Wilfred Aldous) and mother (Bertha Aldous ne. Griffiths) were regular attendees along with myself and my sister. Happy days!

    By Barry Aldous (14/06/2020)

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