Rook Lane Chapel

About Rook Lane Chapel

Rook Lane Chapel was a place of worship, and is now an arts centre, in Frome, Somerset, England.Built in 1707 by James Pope the chapel was the place of worship for nonconformists. In 1717 there were a thousand ‘hearers’ in the congregation. In 1773, a split in the congregation of Rook Lane led to the establishment of another Congregational Church, Zion, in Whittox Lane. As other chapels opened, however, there was a gradual decline in attendees and in 1933 the pastor’s salary was reduced by £20 ...

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