Monument record M5418 - Chapel of St Nicholas, Cropwell Butler


CHAPEL (Medieval to Stuart)


Grid reference SK 68000 37000 (point)
Map sheet SK63NE
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Cropwell Butler, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Cropwell Butler possessed a chapel long since destroyed. (1)
There are references to the church or chapel at Cropwell Butler from shortly after DB until c 1650. It was not extant in Thoroton's day (late C17) and early C19 directories state that there were no traces of the chapel. Pre reformation wills indicate that it was dedicated to St Nicholas. (2)
Grid ref approx - not drawn on map.

<1> Briscoe JP, 1884, Old Notts, pp 68-9 (Published document). SNT521.

<2> Godfrey JT, 1907, Churches of Nottinghamshire - Hundred of Bingham, pp 445- (Published document). SNT716.

<3> Thoroton Society, 1942, TTS, p 72 (Published document). SNT359.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Published document: Briscoe JP. 1884. Old Notts. pp 68-9.
  • <2> Published document: Godfrey JT. 1907. Churches of Nottinghamshire - Hundred of Bingham. pp 445-.
  • <3> Published document: Thoroton Society. 1942. TTS. 46. p 72.

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Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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