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SYNAGOGUES IN CORSICA, FRANCE:

Jewish settlement dates back to the end of the 19th century. There are some 200 Jews in Corsica divided between Bastia and Ajaccio. The only synagogue is in Bastia.

The synagogue in Bastia
TRANSLATED FROM FRENCH WITH GOOGLE.

Bastia was founded in 1378 when the Genoese governor Leonello Lomellini left the castle Biguglia to move into a fortress "Bastia" on the edge of the Mediterranean.
The site commanded a marine fishermen then called Porto Cardo, "the current Old Port. It's just a stone's throw of it, (Street Castagno) has been built by the Jewish community, synagogue Beth Meir.

Corsica - Beth Meir Synagogue, Bastia, The only synagogue in Corsica
3 Rue du Castagno Bastia
Corsica, France
Last updated on: October 24, 2010
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OFFICE DE TOURISME DE BASTIA
Rue JosÚ Luccioni
Port Toga
TÚl : 04 95 54 20 40
Fax : 04 95 54 20 41
Mail : ot-bastia@wanadoo.fr
Last updated on: October 24, 2010
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