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Porlock, the 1837 chapel
The 1837 Wesleyan chapel in Porlock is now a restaurant. In 1873 it could seat 250 Grid reference SS888468
Porlock Wesleyan Methodist chapel
In 1926, the Porlock Wesleyans moved across the village to this new building, designed by Mr. Tamlyn of Minehead, which ...
Williton, Tower Hill Wesleyan Methodist chapel
The earliest Wesleyan chapel in Williton was built in 1810. The complex of church, vestry, and hall on Tower Hill ...
Milborne Port, Somerset
The building illustrated was designed by Alexander Lauder of Barnstaple in 1866. The building is still in use. At the time ...
Shepshed Hall Croft/Field Street Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Leicestershire
Before 1875 there are references to Wesleyan Chapels in Hall Croft (1851) and Field Street (1860). Given that their seating ...
Loughborough, Ashby Road Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Leicestershire
Ashby Road Wesleyan Methodist Chapel was built in 1899. The configuration of the site suggests it was intended to conform ...
Holcot Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Northamptonshire
Holcot Wesleyan Methodist Chapel was built in 1814. In 1851 it provided 58 free and 200 other sittings. By 1873 ...
Brixworth Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Northamptonshire
Brixworth Wesleyan Methodist Chapel was built by Thomas Holt in 1811. In 1851 the chapel provided 253 free and 153 ...
Our (Primitive Methodist) Conference Chapel - City Road, London
Transcription of Article published in the Primitive Methodist Magazine by Rev. Albert A. Birchenough BY the courtesy of the Rev. Dinsdale ...
Rev. Dinsdale T. Young
A Sunday Evening at Wesley’s Chapel Transcription of Article published in the Primitive Methodist Magazine by A.R.O.I. THE fact that the Conference ...
William Palmer 1757-1819, one of Mr Wesley's preachers
William Palmer was commissioned as one of John Wesley’s travelling preachers in 1783. His home was Acle, Norfolk and his ...
William Lorkin, Methodist historian
William Lorkin died in Norwich on 13 January 1837. In reporting his death, the newspaper, the Norwich Mercury, reminded its readers ...
Thomas Clark of St Ives
My 3rd Great Grandfather, Master Mariner of St Ives, Cornwall (1741-1829) was a friend of John Wesley who stayed with ...
Thomas Capiter of Grimsby c1714-1772
Thomas Capiter was by all accounts one of the founding fathers of Methodism in Grimsby. He was born around 1714 ...
Mrs Fletcher of Madeley
Transcription of Sketch in the Christian Messenger by Rev. Albert A. Birchenough By a strange coincidence, Mary Bosanquet, the devoted wife ...
John Bennett, John Wesleys 'rival'
Transcription of Sketch in the Primitive Methodist Magazine by Fenton Allen Mr. John Bennett, the rival of John Wesley, and who ...
Hannah was born around 1740 and we are told that, as a young woman, she committed herself and her cause ...
Hannah Ball, friend of John Wesley and founder of the first Sunday School
Daughter of a farmer, Hannah was born on 13 March 1733 (or 1734 by the new calendar) and spent most ...
1708 – December 18 – Charles was born at Epworth Rectory in Lincolnshire, the 18th child of the Rector, Rev ...
Memories of my Grandmother
This is my Grandma who was Edith Walton a Long Compton Methodist who gave a guinea. She was a wonderful Christian all ...
Poole, High Street chapel
The original Wesleyan chapel in Poole was built in Chapel Lane in 1793 at the expense of Robert Carr Brackenbury. ...
Sherborne Wesleyan Sunday School
The building illustrated was designed by Alexander Lauder of Barnstaple, and was built as the Sunday School for Cheap Street ...
Lychett Minster Wesleyan chapel, Dorset
This building was the Wesleyan chapel on Wareham Road, Lychett Minster. Built to seat 204, at the time of the 1940 ...
Morthoe Wesleyan chapel
The building illustrated, in the Ilfracombe Circuit, was designed by W.H. Gould of Ilfracombe. Grid Ref: SS455452 Reference: The twenty-fourth annual report ...
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