The correct title for the building
is “Coad’s Green Methodist Church” as shown on the church notice board and the
Methodist Circuit website. Variously the word ‘Wesleyan’ has been included
in the title and the word ‘Church’ has been replaced by the word ‘Chapel’.
You can use whatever you like when talking to others,
they’ll all know what you mean.
The area from which the Church
draws its congregation is much larger than that of the Church of England
parish. The first nine burials, for instance (shown below), at the church
included people from Callington, Coad’s Green,
North Hill, Lanoy, Newtown and Bere Alston (which is over the Tamar, upcountry in
The history of Coad’s Green Methodist Church shown below has
been taken from “Memories of Coad’s Green” which was written by local
resident Doris Baker in 1998. She based her information on the
recollections of Samuel Baker who had lived in the village for 86 years.