Our Cemeteries

Brady Street Cemetery
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Tuesday 21st January 2014

Opened 1761, closed 1857.The New Synagogue and the Great Synagogue Burial Ground. Famous people buried in the cemetery include the following:-

Solomon Herschel 1802 – 1842 Chief Rabbi of Great Britain

Hyman Hurwitz 1770 – 1844 Professor of Hebrew at London University, friend of Coleridge

Nathan Meyer Rothschild 1777 – 1836 Banker

Miriam Levy 1801 – 1850 Welfare Worker, opened up first kitchen for the poor in Whitechapel

Address: Brady Street, E1

Opening Times: By Appointment - Please Contact - 020 8950 7767