Chapelry

A part or division of a parish having its own chapel. -

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  • Chapelry — Chap el*ry, n. [Cf. OF. chapelerie.] The territorial district legally assigned to a chapel. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chapelry — A chapelry was a subdivision of an ecclesiastical parish in England, and parts of Lowland Scotland up to the mid 19th century.[1] It had a similar status to a township but was so named as it had a chapel which acted as a subsidiary place of… …   Wikipedia

  • chapelry — noun a) The district attached to a chapel. b) A division of a large or populous parish which has its own parochial or district chapel …   Wiktionary

  • chapelry — chap·el·ry || tʃæplrɪ n. jurisdiction of a chapel, territorial district assigned to a chapel in accordance with the law …   English contemporary dictionary

  • chapelry — noun (plural chapelries) a district served by an Anglican chapel …   English new terms dictionary

  • chapelry — chap·el·ry …   English syllables

  • chapelry — /chipslriy/ The precinct and limits of a chapel. The same thing to a chapel as a parish is to a church …   Black's law dictionary

  • chapelry — The legal precincts of a chapel …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • chapelry — n. (pl. ies) a district served by an Anglican chapel …   Useful english dictionary

  • Counties (Detached Parts) Act 1844 — The Counties (Detached Parts) Act 1844 Parliament of the United Kingdom Long title An Act to annex detached Parts of Counties to the Counties in which they are situated. Statute book ch …   Wikipedia

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