Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Lane Head Road, Shepley

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  • location: Lane Head Road, Shepley
  • status: no longer exists
  • category: church or chapel

Built between 1876 and 1878 to replace an earlier chapel[1] on Cliffe Road, and opened in July 1878. The current Shepley Methodist Church was built on the site in the 1980s, making reuse of the chapel's building materials.[2]

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Notes and References

  1. The first chapel was reportedly opened in 1857.
  2. Holmfirth Methodist Circuit Bicentenary 1810-2010 (2010) compiled by Peter Beetlestone.