Hinckley Hebrew Congregation

Hinckley, Hinckley & Bosworth, Leicestershire



Page created: 28 April 2005
Latest revision or update: 9 November 2014


The town of Hinckley in the English East Midlands has a population of about 43,000. It was an urban district until 1974, when it was merged with adjoining areas to form the District (later Borough) of Hinckley and Bosworth, still remaining within the county of Leicestershire.

Only one Jewish congregation, the Hinckley Hebrew Congregation, is known to have existed in Hinckley.

Congregation Data

Official Name:

Hinckley Hebrew Congregation


33 Station Road, Hinckley (formerly at 22 Gwendolene Avenue, Hinckley - private home)

Date Formed:


Current Status:

Closed - before 1955


Ashkenazi Orthodox


A constituent of the Federation of  Synagogues

Other Hinckley Jewish Information

Jewish Congregations in Leicestershire

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