Survey of Alderney Road Jewish Cemetery, London

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Scope and Content

International Council on Monuments and Sites survey of Alderney Road Jewish Cemetery, London, including a ground plan, general notes and survey notes, with diagram of each gravestone.

Administrative / Biographical History

Alderney Road Jewish Cemetery, in the East End of London, is the oldest Jewish Ashkenazi burial ground in England and was opened by the Great Synagogue in 1696, continuing to receive burials up to 1905.

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Open for consultation

Note

Compiled by Gwennyth Anderson

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