SHROPSHIRE'S NONCONFORMIST CHAPELS

Congregational Chapel, Dorringtoon
[former] Congregational Chapel, Dorrington
This chapel was erected in 1808 and opened in April 1809. The chapel was used by both Baptists and Independents. The building was enlarged in 1840 and 1868. In 1851 it had rented pews for 100 attenders and room for 130 others. At their morning service on Census Sunday 30 March 1851 they had 95 attenders and in the evening they had 127. They also had 20 Sunday scholars. The chapel closed in 1967 and was demolished in 1973. There are still gravestones just visible in the burial ground in 2017.
Grid ref: SJ478030

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