• Chapel

    TABERNACLE C. M. CHAPEL, PENDRE

    by  • June 13, 2013 • Cardigan, Ceredigion, Chapel, House, Modern, Period, Post-Medieval, Site Type • 2 Comments

    History: In 1739 Rev. Howel Harries, Trefecca, and Rev. George Whitfield preached in the streets of Cardigan and one Rachel Evan, who lived here, converted to Methodism. Referring to Daniel Rowland’s earlier visit, Howel Harries wrote: “…I hear that Dear Rowland had great power here in the Town to thunder dreadfully; and they received...

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    OLD HOPE CHAPEL, CARRIER’S LANE

    by  • June 9, 2013 • Cardigan, Ceredigion, Chapel, Modern, Period, Post-Medieval, Site Type • 0 Comments

    History: Ca. 1836 Thomas Lloyd came to Cardigan to establish a Foundry on the Mwldan with English-speaking Nonconformist workers from Pembrokeshire. He resolved to establish an English Nonconformist Chapel in the town. The Chapel book from 1887 records: “…In 1836 Mr. Thomas Lloyd settled in Cardigan as an Ironmonger. He as well established a...

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