Bevis Marks

a street in London between Bishopsgate and Aldgate; the site of former mansion of the Abbots of Bury

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  • Bevis Marks — is a street in the City of London in Aldgate Ward. In the street is the Bevis Marks Synagogue, the oldest in England, built in 1679; and its restaurant.Originally known as Bewesmarkes (1407), Bevys Marke (1450), Bevers market (1630), or… …   Wikipedia

  • Bevis Marks —    East from St. Mary Axe at No. 52 to Duke Street (P.O. Directory). In Aldgate Ward.    First mention: Strype, ed. 1720, I. ii. 81.    Earlier forms : Bewesmarkes, 1407 (Ct. H.W. ii. 372). Bevys Marke, 1450 (ib. 518). Bevesmarkes, 4 H. VIII.… …   Dictionary of London

  • Bevis Marks Synagogue — Infobox religious building building name= Bevis Marks Synagogue caption= location=Flagicon|UK London, England geo= religious affiliation=Orthodox Judaism rite =Spanish and Portuguese district= functional status=Active heritage designation =Grade… …   Wikipedia

  • Bevis-Marks-Synagoge — Portal der Bevis Marks Synagoge Die Bevis Marks Synagoge (Englisch: Bevis Marks Synagogue) in der Heneage Lane im East End von London ist die älteste heute noch bestehende Synagoge Englands. Geschichte Sie wurde von 1699 bis 1701 von der im 17.… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Bury Street, Bevis Marks —    South out of Bevis Marks at No. 10. In Aldgate Ward (P.O. Directory).    Earliest mention: Messuage called the Taverne of the Kyngeshedd lying in a street called Burye street, London, belonging to Sir Thomas Englefield, 24 H. VII. (Lond. I.… …   Dictionary of London

  • Nag's Head Inn, Bevis Marks —    On the north side of Bevis Marks, near its junction with Camomile Street. In AIdgate Ward (O. and M. 1677).    Site now occupied by offices and business houses …   Dictionary of London

  • Plough Yard, Bevis Marks —    South out of Bevis Marks. In Aldgate Ward (Strype, 1720 and 1755).     Plow Yard (O. and M. 1677).    Now forms an entrance and Court to the Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue …   Dictionary of London

  • Spanish and Portuguese Synagogue, Bevis Marks —    On the south side of Bevis Marks and west side of Heneage Lane (P.O. Directory). In Aldgate Ward.    Founded 1679 by the Sephardic Jews, the oldest in England.    The present building was erected in 1701 (L. and M. Arch. Soc. Meeting, 1st July …   Dictionary of London

  • Plow Yard, Bevis Marks —    See Plough Yard …   Dictionary of London

  • Oldest synagogues in the United Kingdom — Bevis Marks Synagogue in London, built in 1701 …   Wikipedia

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