1. Welcome to 28DaysLater.co.uk - 28DL - The UK Urban Exploring / Urban Exploration / Urbex Forums.

    Asylums and Hospitals, High Stuff, Industrial, Leisure Sites, Residential Sites, Military Sites, Mines and Quarries, ROC Posts, Theatres and Cinemas, Draining, Underground Sites, European and International Sites, Leads, Rumours and News, Kit, Clothing, Equipment, Photography and Video sections plus a lot more.

    Please feel free to browse this website as a guest. Creating an account removes some ads, allows you to post replies, start new topics and threads, and gives you access to more features including bookmarking, live chat, messaging and notification systems.

    Create an account | Login | Request new password

Report - Loxley Independent Chapel, Loxley, June 2011

Discussion in 'Other Sites' started by ZerO81, Jun 29, 2011.

  1. ZerO81

    ZerO81 Moderator
    Staff Member Moderator

    Mar 7, 2010
    Likes Received:
    Home Page:

    Loxley Independent Chapel, Loxley

    Explored with:-

    The Riddler, Esposa, Mexico75, S-8
    Pixie, Zippy, WIMR

    Loxley Chapel was built in 1787, by Rev Benjamin Greaves, curate of Bradfield, and a few friends. It is grade 2 listed and has been on English Heritage at risk register since August 1985.



    [3] & [4]
    DSCF4684a.jpg DSCF4687a.jpg


    It closed in 1993. When it was completed, consecration was refused because the builders declined to put in an east window, this was possibly them running out of funds. It was later sold at auction for £315 and became an independent chapel.


    [7] & [8]

    According to a religious census of 1851, an average congregation at an afternoon service was 200. It started performing baptisms in 1799. One famous person baptised here was Henry Tingle Wilde, who was first officer on Titanic, who reportedly committed suicide in the last moments of her sinking.

    [9] & [10]
    DSCF4715a.jpg DSCF4722a.jpg



    Full gallery Here

    Attached Files:

    Remove this ad by donating or subscribing.

Draft saved Draft deleted

Users Who Have Read This Thread (Total: 0)

Share This Page

Remove this ad by creating an account and logging in