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Beth Hamidrash Hagadol

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Cemetery

Beth Hamidrash Hagadol

399 Street Lane, Leeds LS17 6HQ

Tel : +44 (0) 113 2692181

http://www.bhhs.co.uk/

Description historique

Leeds

There are less than 10000 Jews living in the Yorkshire town of Leeds. They began arriving around 1840 and, in increasing numbers, between 1881 and 1905 as a result of persecution in Russia. The town had a flourishing wool industry and, in 1885, was the scene of the ... Read more