Papers relating to the burial ground of the Spanish and Portuguese community at Mile End

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Copies of deeds relating to the acquisition of the burial ground of the Spanish and Portuguese community, in Mile End, 1684.

Administrative / Biographical History

The burial ground of the Spanish and Portuguese community in Mile End, is known as the Velho or Old Cemetery.

Conditions Governing Access

The Special Collections Division is available for anyone to use, regardless of whether you are attached to an academic institution. Access to the Archives and Manuscripts and Rare Books reading room, however, is by prior appointment to access the manuscript material. See our website for more details.

Additional Information

The original documents are at the Spanish and Portuguese synagogue, Bevis Marks, London.

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