Aireborough Historical Society

Baptist Chapel

Baptist Chapel

Title
Baptist CHapel
Date Undated
Location Guiseley
Photo ID
F093 + I332
Comment
1: This chapel was built in 1883 on Oxford Road (previously known as Stephenson's Lane), the architect was G Foggit of  Yeadon.
It was opened on February 21st 1884 by the Rev. I Stocks, the first baptism took place on May 18th 1884 when 5 men and 5 men were baptised, the first marriage was that of Annie White of Springfield House on October 13th 1894.
   The gates and railings were removed in the 1940s, since then they have been replaced and the layout of the grounds altered.
 
2: The chapel is situated on Oxford Road, it was built in 1884.
 
 

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