Basic Site Details

Name: Hope Chapel
Town, district or village: Wigan
City or county: Lancashire
Country: England
Parish:  
Status:  
Grid ref:
Notes: 34 entrants in competition. Mercer & Allender of Liverpool placed second.

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Chapel  

Events

The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 11888 Competition held 

People

Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 3Frank Lewis Worthington SimonArchitectA1888 Won in competition
Item 2 of 3Simon & CapperArchitectural practiceA1888 Won in competition
Item 3 of 3Stewart Henbest CapperArchitectA1888 Won in competition

References

Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
 Author(s)DateTitlePartPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1Harper, Roger H1983Victorian Architectural Competitions: An Index to British and Irish Architectural Competitions… London: Mansell Publishing 

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 1BuilderEarly 1888LIV p143

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Frank Worthington Simon: F v14 p46 no877 (microfilm reel 11)