Tyne and Wear HER(16295): Monkwearmouth, Bright Street, Bethesda Hallgarth Mission - Details
Monkwearmouth, Bright Street, Bethesda Hallgarth Mission
Religious Ritual and Funerary
Primitive Methodist Chapel
Bethesda Hallgarth Mission (Primitive Methodist) Chapel shown on Bright Street on the First Edition Ordnance Survey plan, 1855. Still labelled as church 1973. Origins in ‘revivalist enthusiasm’ at activities of Hettie Gutcher, the‘girl-singing-preacher – became the ‘Gutcher-Johnson Memorial Church’. Rebuilt 1928, destroyed in World War II, reopened 1951.
Allen Archaeology, 2012, Dame Dorothy House, Dock Street, Sunderland - archaeological assessment; Second Edition Ordnance Survey, 1897; The Archaeological Practice Ltd. 2014, List of Non Conformist Chapels in Sunderland