Spitalfields Great Synagogue, Fournier Street and Brick Lane, Spitalfields, London

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RIBApix ref no RIBA55783
Architect/DesignerStibbs, Thomas (d. 1759)
Artist/PhotographerMaltby, John (1910-1980)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1734
Image Date1954
ViewExterior
StyleGeorgian
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceMAL22112 [Box 62 LCC]
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit John Maltby / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This was built as a Huguenot chapel, then became a chapel for the Society for Propagating Christianity to the Jews, and in 1819 a Methodist chapel. In 1897 it was converted into a synagogue and in 1975 it became a mosque (the London Jamme Masjid).

Subject tags

windows, brickwork, churches, synagogues, pediments