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- The Thanet & District Reform Synagogue in Ramsgate shares with the Margate Hebrew Congregation at Manston Road, Margate.
- Montefiore Mausoleum: Sir Moses Montefiore built synagogue in 1833. He and his wife, Lady Judith, are buried next to the synagogue in an exact replica of the Tomb of Rachel.
- Benedict Kelly and Gerald Tripp, two local Ramsgate historians, compiled a history of Ramsgate entitled "Ramsgate Jewish Cemetery 1872 - 2016". The book includes a brief history of the cemetery dating from 1872, a verbatim transcription of the cemetery register, a list of memorial inscriptions taken from legible gravestones and some obituaries and death notices of those interred from contemporaneous newspapers. The 76 page book 10 pounds and can be purchased from http://www.eastcliff.co.uk/Books.htm. Further queries should be sent to
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