Bethesda Calvinistic Chapel, (Lewes, St John sub Castro)





St John Street, Lewes, East Sussex.

Grid reference: 541431, 110402, View on: Google Maps, Open Street Map, Streetmap, National Library of Scotland Map, Magic Maps


Currently there is no incumbent information available.



There are no baptisms in the OPC database.

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Monumental inscriptions:

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Building information:

Built: 1813.

Closed: 1929.

Demolished: 1973.

Style: Classical, rendered(?).

Current use: Demolished.



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The congregation was officially constituted in 1827, however the chapel recorded as a school house from 1813. It was was altered when it became a church in 1827 and given a classical façade. After closure it was used for various commercial purposes until demolition.

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