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Salem Chapel, Rachub

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Salem Chapel,
Caellwyngrudd, Ffordd Llanllechid,

Salem (Caellwyngrydd) built in 1836/7 at a cost of £100.

In 1875 there was a disagreement between the Chapel elders regarding expansion of the chapel and a plot of land was purchased for this purpose. However, many insisted on building a new chapel - the prevailing opinion. A plot of land measuring 48 x 35 yards situated between the settlement at Caellwyngrydd and the parish Church was obtained on a lease from Lord Penrhyn. A new Chapel (50 x 35 yards) was built with a capacity of 254 at a total cost of £917. It (Salem - Rachub) opened in 1877.

[The Records suggest that the Wesleyans Capel Salem existed on two different sites , the first described as Salem (Caellwyngrydd) and the other as Salem (Rachub).]

Following the closure of the chapel many members joined Capel Carmel.

Church History


It was located at SH6228068180 (Lat/Lon 53.192820,-4.062858). You can see this on maps provided by: