|East Ham Cemetery: LONDON|
East Ham Cemetery, Marlow Road, High Street South, East Ham, London E.6 3QG (United Synagogue) +44 20 8472 0554. Fax: +44 20 8471 2822:
"Founded 1919. 25 acres. Prayer hall linked to the Cohanim & mortuary by cloisters is a scruffy white-washed building." (Text quoted from book: London Cemeteries by Hugh Meller)
UPDATE: The United Synagogue Burial Society, London, announced restricted opening times opening hours 1000 to 1400, other times by prior arrangement only. Source: "United Synagogue Annual Review 5761" [JewishGen Digest 5 September 2001]
David Henry Jacobs, Captain and Olympic Medallist at the Stockholm Olympic Games in 1912 "a truly great athlete", is buried in East End United Cemetery. Source: David Jacobs - The Graveside of History. Shemot [December1997].
|Last Updated on Friday, 12 April 2013 13:03|