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Ancient synagogue of Canterbury

Practical info

Type of location: Synagogue

Ancient synagogue of Canterbury

33-34 King St, Canterbury CT1 2AJ

+44 7947 759414

Historical description


The Jewish community in Canterbury appears to be very old. But the earliest administrative record dates back only to 1760, with the purchase of land for a burial. A synagogue was built at that time in St Dunstan’s. Following the expansion of the railroads in ... Read more