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PARK CHAPEL, CROUCH END, HORNSEY

Identity Statement

Reference code(s): LMA/4121
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
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Full title: PARK CHAPEL, CROUCH END, HORNSEY
Date(s): 1954-1977
Level of description: Collection
Extent: 0.15 linear metres
Name of creator(s): Congregational Church of England and Wales

Context

Administrative/Biographical history:

Park Chapel, at the foot of Crouch Hill, was opened in 1855 and registered by Congregationalists in 1856. Alterations raised its seating to 1,017 in 1877 and 1,430 by 1894. After further extensions it had 816 worshippers in the morning and 671 in the evening on one Sunday in 1903, the largest Congregationalist attendances in Hornsey. The chapel and its halls formed a popular social centre, accommodating Hornsey British school until 1877 and later being described as a 'great church'. From 1973 Baptists from Ferme Park shared Park chapel, by then a United Reformed church and still seating circa 1,400.

Source: A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 6: Friern Barnet, Finchley, Hornsey with Highgate (1980), pp. 183-189.

Content

Scope and content/abstract:

Marriage registers for Park Chapel, Crouch End, 1954-1977.

Access & Use

Language/scripts of material:
English

System of arrangement:

Three volumes

Conditions governing access:

These records are available for public inspection, although records containing personal information are subject to access restrictions under the UK Data Protection Act, 1998.

Conditions governing reproduction:

Copyright: Depositor

Finding aids:

Please see online catalogues at: http://search.lma.gov.uk/opac_lma/index.htm

Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

Received in 1998 (B98/202).

Allied Materials

Related material:

See also ACC/1413 for records of Park Chapel.


Publication note:

Description Notes

Archivist's note:

Rules or conventions:
Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.

Date(s) of descriptions:
January to March 2009

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