Old Ledbury - Congregational Chapel

Congregational Chapel

Congregational Chapel A.D. 1607

Newspaper Cuttings have been taken from old Ledbury Reporter newspapers, adverts from Tilleys Almanac 1958, photos are credited to the owners and comments are from members of old ledbury group on Facebook
Congregational Chapel - High Street
1852 - Burgage Hall was built as a Congregational Church in 1852, on the site of an earlier chapel
Follow this link to view newspaper reports on the Chapel during the war World War One 1914 - 1919

1916 - Rev Henry A BARNES ( Minister ), Mrs WHEALE ( Attendant )
Source Tilleys Almanack 1916
1941 - Rev Benjamin DAVIES ( Minister )
1957 - 3rd January To mark the retirement of the Rev. Ben DAVIES, minister of Ledbury Congregational Church for the past 19 years, the congregation and friends presented him with a cheque for 47 pounds 4s. 6d.
Source Tilleys Almanack 1958
1958 - Supplies ( Minister ), Mr R J PITT, Bye Street ( Secretary )
Source Tilleys Almanack 1958
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Ledbury Reporter

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