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First missionaries in the UK
The first missionaries to go overseas were sent to Britain in 1837. The group arrived in England on July 19, 1837, preached in Preston on July 23, and held baptismal services for nine new converts on July 30 before an audience of more than 8,000 curious onlookers.
Gadfield Elm Chapel
Today Gadfield Elm Chapel is the oldest Mormon chapel in the world still standing and the last surviving memorial to the United Brethren. The United Brethren, a religious group who joined The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints en-masse upon hearing the 'restored gospel' message.