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Cockermouth Quaker Meeting House


Address: Friends Meeting House Kirkgate COCKERMOUTH Cumbria County CA13 9PH See Map
Meeting Times: Sunday at 10.30 a.m.

Location OS grid ref: NY 124305

Directions: Meeting house is at top end of Kirkgate. Very limited parking in front courtyard. Nearest public car parking in Lower Kirkgate and off Market Place.

Key dates, Start:1688 and end date: 0001

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Description of the Place:
Kirkgate
The childhood home of Word's worth is near by
Arthur Kincaid in The Cradle of Quakerism mentions here

Part of Pardshaw Monthly Meeting

Their web page: http://www.wcam.org.uk/Cockermouth.htm



History of the place:
Fox was here in 1653, First Meeting House built in 1688, rebuilt: 1782 and again in 1884

NameActionDate
Meeting HouseBuilt/Acquired1688
Meeting HouseRe-Built1782
Meeting HouseRe-Built1884





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