Durston
Nonconformity

Sponsor

Victoria County History

Publication

Author

R W Dunning, C R Elrington (Editors), A P Baggs, M C Siraut

Year published

1992

Supporting documents

Pages

265-267

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'Durston: Nonconformity', A History of the County of Somerset: Volume 6: Andersfield, Cannington, and North Petherton Hundreds (Bridgwater and neighbouring parishes) (1992), pp. 265-267. URL: http://www.british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=18673 Date accessed: 26 July 2014.


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NONCONFORMITY.

Seventeen people were fined for not taking communion in 1671. (fn. 82) There was a Quaker in the parish in 1679. (fn. 83) A house was licensed for use by Presbyterians in 1760, (fn. 84) and regular services were held by Wesleyan Methodists in 1848; (fn. 85) no later evidence has been found of either congregation.

Footnotes

82 S.R.O., D/P/durn 4/1/1.
83 S.R.S. lxxv. 109.
84 S.R.O., Q/RR meeting ho. lics.
85 Ibid. D/N/tmc 3/2/1.


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