Sunderland (1831)

John Petty and William Lister travelled there in 1831-2, the latter year being that in which cholera raged so furiously. They and their colleagues visited the sick and dying with a holy fearlessness. A glorious revival took place at the same time, and, said Mr Petty, "such a work of sanctification I have never witnessed."

‘Northern Primitive Methodism’ by W M Patterson, published in 1909, page 250.

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The Primitive Methodist chapel was near here.

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