The Churches of Britain and Ireland
Barnard Castle, County Durham
Barnard Castle Methodist Church, formerly Wesleyan. NZ 049 162. © Alan Blacklock.
The remains of Egglestone Abbey, which stands on the bank of the Tees, south-east of the town. It was founded in the late 12th century as Premonstratensian. Following the Dissolution it was converted into a mansion, but was allowed to fall into ruin in the 19th century. Some additional views - 1, 2, 3, 4, 5. NZ 062 151. All © David Regan (2018). Link. Grade I listed.
Newgate Primitive Methodist Chapel (1887) previously stood here. The dates-stone from the chapel has been built into the new building, and an explanatory notice sits below it. A photo of the chapel itself can be seen here, on an external website. Circa NZ 052 162. All © Steve Bulman (2013).
21 June 2018
© Steve Bulman