Barking Hebrew Congregation

Barking, Essex




Page created: 17 November 2006
Latest revision or update: 18 February 2014

Congregation Data


Barking Hebrew Congregation


9 Heath Street (now known as St. Paul's Road), Barking, Essex



Current Status:

Closed, after 1935.
(The Barking (Affiliated) Synagogue, which merged with the Becontree and District Associate Synagogue in 1949 to form the The Barking and Becontree Affiliated Synagogue, may have been as successor congregation.)


Ashkenazi Orthodox


None, except linked to the United Synagogue for burial rights.

Local Government Districts:

The district of Barking lies within the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham (which was known as the London Borough of Barking until 1980), created in 1965 and is situated in the northeast of the administrative area of Greater London.

The locality was previously in the Municipal Borough of Barking (incorporated as a borough in 1931, formerly the Urban District of Barking Town from 1882) within the county of Essex. In 1965, most of the Municipal Borough of Barking was merged with most of the Municipal Borough of Dagenham to form the present London Borough.

Registration Districts:

From 1 July 1837 -  Romford
From 1 April 1965 -  Barking
Since 1 April 1989 -  Barking & Dagenham (renamed from Barking) (which would now hold any registers)

Other Congregation Information


Jewish Congregations in the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham

Jewish Congregations in Greater London

Greater London home page

List of United Synagogue Congregations

Explanation of Terms Used




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