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White Chapel was the immigrant district due in part to the large influx of Jewish, Irish and Russian transports. The potato famine had seen a large influx of Irish immigrants in the mid 1800′s along with the Jewish population who arrived in thousands whilst fleeing persecution in Russia, Germany and Poland. In only a single decade, the Jewish population had risen to over 50,000.