The childhood home of Bishop Francis Asbury, first Bishop of the American Methodist
Episcopal Church, will be open to the public again on a Sunday
in May 2008 (to be confirmed)
pm - 5.00 pm
(last admission at 4.30 pm)
At 3.30 pm David Hallam, a Methodist Preacher and biographer of Eliza Asbury will give a short
talk on Francis Asbury at Newton Roard United Reform Church, just across the road from the cottage. Admission to the cottage
and talk is free of charge.
(Parking, tea and toilets will be provided by courtesy of the friendly congregation at the Newton Road United Reformed Church
opposite the cottage on the corner of the Newton A4041 and Hamstead B4167 Roads.
Sunday Morning services at 10.45 am
Minister Rev Pamela Turner - 0121 455 9413)
Location of Asbury's Cottage
David Hallam, author of "Eliza Asbury" will be available to talk about his book and sign copies.
For location of other local Asbury sites in the area go to