Martyrs' Cottage and former Methodist Chapel, Tolpuddle, Dorset

Martyrs' Cottage and former Methodist Chapel, Tolpuddle, Dorset
Photograph taken April 2000 © Copyright Historic England Archive ref: aa003441

Martyrs' Cottage was the home of Thomas Standfield, one of the agricultural labourers known as the Tolpuddle Martyrs who were transported to Australia in 1834. Five of the six Tolpuddle Martyrs are believed to have worshipped in the former Methodist Chapel next door.

Location

Dorset Tolpuddle

Period

Georgian (1714 - 1836)

Tags

house methodist chapel religion faith martyr Georgian (1714 - 1836)