A Wesleyan Chapel For Denaby Main.

August 1891

Yorkshire Post and Leeds Intelligencer – Tuesday 18 August 1891

A Wesleyan Chapel For Denaby Main.

Yesterday afternoon half a dozen memorial stones of new Wesleyan Chapel were laid Denaby Main by the following, who contributed the sums stated :

Mr. Caleb Kilner, £70 ; Mr. J. ; Mr. J. Rose, £50 and Mr. Brocklesby, Mrs. Soar, and Mrs. Turner, £10 each. The Rev. Pearson (Doncaster) explained that the land and £100 was generously given Mr. A. Montagu, of Wetherby; £100 by the Denaby Main Colliery Company, the total sum received being £1,000, and £230 more was promised.

The chapel is to cost about £1,500, and to accommodate 500 persons.

After the stonelaying, the Rev. Thomas Allen, Chairman of the Sheffield District, gave lecture on  “ Social questions in relation to Christian work.”