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Baptist Chapel, Helston, about 1900

NumberHESFM:1977.1130
PlaceWendron Street, Helston Cornwall United Kingdom
Date1900. about
KeywordsHelston Wendron Street Religion
PhotographerHarrison, William Marsden
Copyright© Helston Museum

Interior of the Baptist Chapel, Wendron Street, Helston which is now, in 2017, Helston Flora Cinema by W M Harrison, Falmouth. The foundation stone was laid on 11th May, 1836. The chapel was 70 feet long, 40 feet wide, designed by Sambull, Truro and built by Simon Lugg, Mawgan. It was formally opened on 8th November, 1837 and closed in 1901.