Synagogue, Catherine Street, Plymouth

Synagogue, Catherine Street, Plymouth
Photograph taken 07 July 2002 © Mr Andrew C. Letchford. Source Historic England Archive ref: 473229

This synagogue was founded in 1762. The interior is virtually complete as it was in the 18th century. It has a latticed women's gallery with thin iron columns. This is the oldest English Ashkenazi synagogue and is more complete than any other synagogue in England.

Location

Plymouth Plymouth

Period

Georgian (1714 - 1836)

Tags

religion faith synagogue Georgian (1714 - 1836)