Topics > Northumberland > Allendale Town > Friends' Meeting House

Friends' Meeting House

The Friends' Meeting House in Wooley Burnfoot, Allendale is oldest Quaker Meeting House in Northumberland still in regular use. A Meeting House was first built here in 1688, replaced in 1735 and rebuilt again in 1868. There is a small burial ground by the Meeting House. It is Grade II listed on the National Heritage List for England.

Allendale Town 1868 Historic Buildings and Monuments in Allendale Civil Parish Quakers
from Geograph (geograph)
Friends Meeting House, Bridge End

Pinned by Simon Cotterill
from Geograph (geograph)
Friends' Meeting House, Bridgend (Allendale)

Pinned by Simon Cotterill
from Geograph (geograph)
Friends Meeting House

Pinned by Simon Cotterill
FRIENDS MEETING HOUSE - Allendale - List Entry
- "Friends' Meeting House, 1868. Rubble, with rusticated ashlar quoins and tooled ashlar dressings; slate roof with small gable stacks, left gable coped with moulded kneelers, right gable with bargeboards. 1 …

Added by
Simon Cotterill
from Allen Valleys Local History (flickr)
Allendale 1995 [0002-207]

Pinned by Simon Cotterill


Add a comment or share a memory.

Login to add a comment. Sign-up if you don't already have an account.

List number: 1042972
List grade: 2
County: Northumberland
Grid ref: NY8344455691


Co-Curate is a project which brings together online collections, museums, universities, schools and community groups to make and re-make stories and images from North East England and Cumbria. Co-Curate is a trans-disciplinary project that will open up 'official' museum and 'un-officia'l co-created community-based collections and archives through innovative collaborative approaches using social media and open archives/data.