Kevarim of Tzadikim in North America

Rabbi Tzvi Chaim Papkin

צבי חיים ב"ר נפתלי הלוי

Rav, Ahavath Achim Shul, New Bedford, Massachusetts

Date of Death: Wed. October 12, 1960 - Tishrei 21 5721
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Cemetery Details
1400 Old Plainville Road
New Bedford, MA 02745
United States

Phone: 508-997-3171
Contact: Gershon Levine


Cemetery Map:

Notes: Also known as Ahavath Achim Cemetery, Chesed Shel Emet Cemetery, Tifereth Israel Cemetery, Workmens Circle Cemetery. The Cemetery is located near New Bedford Regional Airport.

Directions to Kever: Plainville Cemetery in New Bedford, Massachusetts is located alongside the New Bedford Regional Airport, The cemetery is made up of four sections, Ahavath Achim Cemetery, Chesed Shel Emet Cemetery, Tifereth Israel Cemetery, and Workmens Circle Cemetery. Of the four, only Ahavath Achim and Chesed Shel Emet are Orthodox. As they are both no longer in operation the cemetery may be managed by Jewish Cemetery Association of Massachusetts (JCAM). Location: Needed

Biographical Notes:

Photo Caption: Rav Tzvi Chaim Papkin, Credit: [University of Massachusetts Dartmouth]

Photo Caption: Rabbi Tzvi Chaim Papkin and Rabbi Bernard Ziskind celebrating the 50th anniversary of Ahavath Achim Congregation, Credit: Needed

Source: Chachmei Yisroel of New England 

Bio Information:
Rav Pakin, who rabbinated at Ahavath Achim from 1900 until his passing in 1960 was a founding member of the Agudat Arabanim.



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