Primitive Methodist Bethel Chapel, Southgate, Honley

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  • appears on maps: 1892 [#70]
  • location: Southgate, Honley
  • status: no longer exists
  • category: church or chapel

Built 1842[1], extended in 1899 at a cost of £1,400, and demolished in 1972.[2]

The adjoining Sunday School was opened in 1914.

The congregations of the Wesleyan Chapel (High Street), the Southgate Chapel and the Congregational Chapel formally united in September 1969, leading to the building of the current-day Trinity Church to replace the three existing chapels.[3]

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  1. Yorkshire Returns of the 1851 Census of Religious Worship: Volume 3, West Riding (South) (2000) edited by John Wolffe.
  2. Information supplied by Peter Marshall of Honley Civic Society.
  3. Non-Conformist Chapels of Honley: The Methodists (2008) by Honley Civic Society.