Archive

Archive Entry

Ohel Leah Synagogue, Hong Kong, China

China

Summary

The Ohel Leah synagogue in Hong Kong, China.

Description

The construction of Ohel Leah Synagogue began with the laying of the foundation stone in 1901, by Abraham Jacob Raymond the senior member of E. D. Sassoon & Co, in a project initiated by the Sassoon brothers. The initial structure was completed in early 1902 and formally dedicated by Sir Jacob Sassoon in commemoration of his mother Leah.

Gallery

Related Sites

CONTRIBUTE
Share relevant information on a site with us