Do we know of any of the burial places of Rishonim around France and England? I know Rabbi Yisrael Meir Gabbai has found some but are there any tools to source ancient Jewish cemeteries e.g. a map?


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It is unlikely that there are any Rishonim buried in England, if there is there are not many. Many Rishonim are buried in France though. - Rashi - Rabbeinu Tam - Rashbam - Ri - The Radak many others.

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    The Ri meorleans was murdered in London, so likely buried in a graveyard in the UK. Unfortunately unknown. R'yom tov mi joingy was murdered in York; although we do know where the York cemetery is it apparently the victims of that massacre were not buried there
    – user15253
    Jul 22, 2019 at 18:47
  • Not the Ri meorleans, I am talking about Ri HaZaken, Rashi's son. Jul 22, 2019 at 19:03
  • I know. Just pointing out that there are well-known rishomim buried in the uk
    – user15253
    Jul 22, 2019 at 20:13
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    @AvrohomKanievsky Rashi had no sons
    – robev
    Jul 22, 2019 at 22:34
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    I assume the Ba'al Tosafot Anglia is buried there (en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tosafot_Hachmei_Anglia)
    – Harel13
    Dec 24, 2019 at 19:35

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