Tyne and Wear HER(16888): Penshaw, Model Terrace, Wesleyan Chapel - Details
Penshaw, Model Terrace, Wesleyan Chapel
Religious Ritual and Funerary
Wesleyan Methodist Chapel
Model Terrace (formerly Double Row). C18 – 1980s. Whellan 1856 states this was the oldest Wesleyan Chapel in the neighbourhood, where John Wesley is said to have preached, although the 1940 circuit list gives New Penshaw Chapel as Primitive Methodist.
The Archaeological Practice Ltd., 2014, List of Non-Conformist Chapels in Sunderland; First Edition Ordnance Survey, 1862; Whellan, 1856, History, Topography, and Directory of the County Palatine of Durham, p639; The Archaeological Practice Ltd., 2014, Penshaw: Not just a monument - Historic Village Atlas