SHROPSHIRE'S NONCONFORMIST CHAPELS

[former] Wrentnall Baptist / Primitive Methodist Chapel
[former] Wrentnall Baptist & later Primitive Methodist Chapel

There was preaching in Wrentnall from 1816 onwards at the house of a local man, Robert Wilkinson. This small stone-built chapel was erected for this Baptist congregation in 1840 by local landowner James Freme of Wrentnall House. In 1851 the chapel had seating for 92 worshippers. On Census Sunday 30 March 1851 there were 22 worshippers at their afternoon service. The chapel closed c.1875 but was re-opened as a chapel by the Primitive Methodists in 1910 but closed in 1986. It has now been converted to residential use.
Grid ref: SJ 425038

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