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City of Derby
The city of Derby, in the English East Midlands, lies on the river Derwent. It has a population of about 230,000. It was a county borough until 1974, when it became a district of the administrative county of Derbyshire. In 1996, the city of Derby became a unitary authority.
Derby Jewish Community
Only one Jewish congregation, the Derby Hebrew Congregation, is known to have existed in Derby.
Articles on the Derby Jewish Community
Derby and Burton-on-Trent from "Provincial Jewry in Victorian Britain" - Paper edited from material prepared by Samuel Simpson for a conference at University College, London, convened by the Jewish Historical Society of England, prepared by Aubrey Newman - 6th July 1975. Reproduced here with Prof. Newman's kind consent.
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