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Tanhouse Chapel, Llanfihangel Rhydithon, Radnorshire

Name: Tanhouse Chapel

Denomination: Calvinistic Methodist

Built: 1854

Notes:
1. The Calvinistic Methodists of Llanfihangel Rhydithon erected their chapel in 1854 on the site of a tan house. Austere, functional and cuboid, it echoes the biblical text carved above its door: Reverence my sanctuary. I am the Lord.
[Extracted from p. 74 of Marching to Zion - Radnorshire Chapels, by J. B. Sinclair and R. W. D. Fenn, published 1990 by Cadoc Books, Kington; ISBN 0-9516865-0]
2. Chapel built 1854. Built in the Simple Gothic and Vernacular style, short-wall entry type.
[Extracted from Coflein database, on-line at: http://www.coflein.gov.uk/]
3. Alongside the chapel is a small burial yard containing graves dating back to the 1850s.
 

  Tanhouse Chapel
TANHOUSE CHAPEL
WELSH
CALVINISTIC METHODIST
ERECTED 1854
REVERENCE MY SANCTUARY
I AM THE LORD
Photography: John Ball
Date: 13 August 1998
Camera: Agfa ePhoto307 digital

 
Tanhouse Chapel

Tanhouse Chapel
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