Tyne and Wear HER(14657): Newcastle, Forster Street, Glassite Chapel - Details
Newcastle, Forster Street, Glassite Chapel
Religious Ritual and Funerary
On 1860 Ordnance Survey but gone by 1896 edition. Small building built against internal face of a short surviving section of medieval town wall (HER 1563). The Glassite movement was founded by John Glass after his expulsion from the Church of Scotland in 1728. It was spread to England by his son-in-law, Robert Sandeman.
Peter F Ryder, 2012, Nonconformist Chapels and Meeting Houses in Newcastle and North Tyneside, a survey