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Conservative Leeds Masorti

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Cemetery

Conservative Leeds Masorti

Marjorie and Arnold Ziff Community Centre, 311 Stonegate Road, Leeds LS17 6AZ


Description historique


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