The following is an extract from a journal together with miscellaneous notes
List of itinerant preachers appointed to the Barnardcastle circuit between 1774 and 1790 and the Hexham circuit (successor to the Barnardcastle circuit) from 1791 to 1796.
Wednesday 27 September 1797
Bardsley [Bardsley was appointed to the Hexham circuit in 1797] preached today at the house of Thomas Hadley [Headley] at Broadwood near Wolsingham from Psalm 51: 13. He felt the Lord's presence and the number of listeners was quite good.