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RELIGION

Griffydam has one of the country's earliest Methodist Chapels, built in 1778.  It also has a Wesleyan Reform Church known as the 'Chapel in the Valley' which opened in 1858 following the formation of the Wesleyan Reform Society in 1849.

Wesleyan Methodist Chapel
Wesleyan Methodist Chapel

The Chapel opened in 1778 and closed in 2005. The photograph was taken in the late 19th century

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Wesleyan Methodist Chapel
Wesleyan Methodist Chapel

The Wesleyan Methodist Chapel looking down Elder Lane. On the far right of the photo you can just see the end of a building in the Chapel grounds which was once the caretakers cottage. Both originally built by William Garner.

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Wesleyan Reform Church
Wesleyan Reform Church

Old Photo Of Congregation

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Wesleyan Methodist Chapel
Wesleyan Methodist Chapel

The Chapel opened in 1778 and closed in 2005. The photograph was taken in the late 19th century

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