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Introduction

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Jewish people have moved to England from Europe for centuries. A Jewish community was settled in Sunderland in 1768, in Newcastle in 1830 and Gateshead in 1880.

This is a collection of oral histories, photographs and images from a number of people from the Jewish community in Tyne and Wear today.

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