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Ancient synagogue of Canterbury

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Synagogue

Ancient synagogue of Canterbury

33-34 King St, Canterbury CT1 2AJ

Description historique


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