Keys to the Past

Chapel (Whalton)

Permission was granted to hold services at the chapel of the Blessed Virgin in 1376. A simple building platform can still be seen at the traditional site of the chapel, though this runs in a north-south direction, but churches usually run west-east. This is a Scheduled Monument protected by law.

Reference number:N10924
Historical period: Medieval (1066 to 1540)
Legal status:Scheduled Ancient Monument

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Whalton


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