New London Synagogue

London N.W.8.




Page created: 19 November 2006
Latest revision or update: 5 March 2015

Reproduced with kind permission Leslie Bailey 2008

The New London Synagogue, Abbey Road (March 2008)

Congregation Data


New London Synagogue


33 Abbey Road, St John's Wood, London NW8 0AT

Current Status:


Date Founded:

1964 by Rabbi Dr. Louis Jacobs


Masorti / Conservative


A member of the Assembly of Masorti Synagogue. The founding synagogue of the movement. 



Membership Data:

1993 - 1,100 members (source)

Local Government District:

St John's Wood is an affluent area of northwest London lying to the northwest of Regent's Park. It is in the City of Westminster (an Inner London Borough, established on 1 April 1965) within the administrative area of Greater London.

Previously, St John's Wood was in the former Metropolitan Borough of St Marylebone (established in 1900), within the former County of London (established 1889), both of which entities were abolished in 1965.

Registration Districts:

From 1 January 1902 - St Marylebone
Since 1 January 1978  - Westminster (which currently holds the registers)

Other Congregation Information

Jewish Congregations in the London Borough of the City of Westminster

Jewish Congregations in Greater London

Greater London home page

List of Congregation of the Assembly of Masorti Synagogues

Explanation of Terms Used




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