26th July 1931: The first clandestine Non-Conformist services to be held in Rawdon were in
the shadow of Buckstone Rock until the first chapel was built in Cragg Wood in
An open air service was held yearly to commemorate those early secret
services. Standing on the right here is Mr E J Kendall, he and his wife became
Baptists in 1888 and served in many capacities, they lived on London Lane.
Undated: An open air service in memory of the early non- conformist
religious who held their meetings in the shadow of Buckstone Rock. Above the
rock is Rawdon Golf Clubhouse.