Tyne and Wear HER(3611): Houghton-le-Spring, Robinson St, Primitive Methodist Chapel - Details
Houghton-le-Spring, Robinson St, Primitive Methodist Chapel
Religious Ritual and Funerary
Place of Worship
Built in 1859 on Grey Horse Lane, later called Robinson Street. The address was No. 32 Robinson Street. In 1875 land was pruchased from George Hopper on which to build a new Primitive Chapel (see HER 15958). The Robinson Street chapel was sold to the Houghton Miners Lodge.
Ordnance Survey second edition 1890; Paul Lanagan, 2012, Houghton Methodist Churches, www.houghtonlespring.org.uk; Paul Lanagan, 2013, Houghton's first Methodists founders of a proud tradition, article in Seaham and Houghton Star, Wednesday 24 July 2013; The Archaeological Practice Ltd., 2014, List of Non-Conformist Chapels in Sunderland