Stoke Newington Synagogue

London E.8.




Page created: 5 September 2006
Latest revision or update: 26 December 2014

Congregation Data

Official Name:

Stoke Newington Synagogue


Shacklewell Lane, Dalston, London E8
(Note: despite its name, the synagogue was actually in Dalston, not Stoke Newington, which is further to the northwest.)

Date Formed:

1903 - as successor to the New Dalston Synagogue (which had been affiliated to the Federation of Synagogues)

Incorporated Congregations:

Dalston Synagogue in 1967 (which had itself incorporated the North London Synagogue in 1958)

Current Status:

Closed - amalgamated with Hackney Synagogue in 1976


Ashkenazi Orthodox


A constituent synagogue of the United Synagogue from 1903 until its closure.

Membership Data:

Number of male seat-holders: (source)

















Also see below for seatholder records on All-UK Database.

Local Authority Districts:

The Northeast London district of Dalston is in the London Borough of Hackney, an Inner London Borough created on 1 April 1965, within the administrative area of Greater London.

Previously Dalston was in the somewhat smaller former Metropolitan Borough of Hackney (established 1900) in the former County of London (established 1889), both of which entities were abolished in 1965. (Stoke Newington proper was in the former Metropolitan Borough of Stoke Newington to the northwest.)

Registration Districts:

1 July 1837 - Hackney
1 April 1965 - London Borough of Hackney (which would now hold any registers)


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The records in the database specifically associated with the Stoke Newington Synagogue include:

Seatholders Lists

1910 (423 records);
1933 (446 records).

For a list of other London records in the Database that may also include records associated with this congregation, click here.

Other Congregation Information


Street Directory of Congregations in Stamford Hill and Neighbourhood

Jewish Congregations in the London Borough of Hackney

Jewish Congregations in Greater London

Greater London home page

List of United Synagogue Congregations

List of Federation of Synagogues Congregations

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