Balby Road Primitive Methodist Chapel, Doncaster
There’s not much history about this place available, other than it opened in 1868 as a Primitive Methodist chapel.
(The Primitives were a radical breakaway group of the Methodist church and also had a Top Ten hit in 1988 with Crash).
Sunday School 1946
(Photo courtesy of Alison Vainlo, owner of Arksey Village History http://arkvillhistory.blogspot.co.uk/ )The church finally closed its doors around 2008. A bizarre game of royal tiddlywinks? The building has been well-cleared of evidence of its past, in fact the only religious text we found was one page from a bible in the bottom of a box. A “Spersom” thermostat manufactured by Sperryn & Co of Birmingham Chapel hat pegs I usually suck at these window shots so quite pleased with this one HighSO Not the most inspiring of sites, but if you don’t kiss the frogs…