Ordnance Survey reference SJ 070507.
The church, which is dedicated to the Blessed Virgin Mary, was mentioned in the Norwich Taxation of 1254. It was restored in 1857.
The church is no longer used for worship, having been closed during 1998 / 1999.
The Clwyd FHS website has a photograph of the church.
St Mary's Church, Derwen - on wikipedia
Nonconformist Churches "Welsh Church Commission - County of Denbigh - The Statistics of the Nonconformist Churches for 1905"lists the following nonconformist places of worship in the Civilparish of Derwen :
|Name of Chapel ||Denomination ||Number of "adherents" |
|Clawddnewydd ||Calvinistic Methodists ||171 |
|Not named ||Calvinistic Methodists ||128 |