Keys to the Past

Whiteley Shield Primitive Methodist Chapel (West Allen)

The interior of Whiteley Shield Chapel showing the well-preserved fittings and furniture. Photo by Peter Ryder.
The interior of Whiteley Shield Chapel showing the well-preserved fittings and furniture. Photo by Peter Ryder.

Whiteley Shield Methodist Chapel at Carrshield. Photo by Peter Ryder.
Whiteley Shield Methodist Chapel at Carrshield. Photo by Peter Ryder.

This chapel was built in 1857. It is made from stone rubble and there is a porch over the entrance. This is the best-preserved mid-19th century chapel in Allendale. The roof is in poor condition and the interior may be suffering from rot. This is a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N7105
Historical period: Post Medieval (1540 to 1901)
Legal status:Listed Building

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See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of West Allen


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