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The former

Lower Broughton Synagogue

Salford, Greater Manchester

 

 

   
 


Page created 10 September 2005
Latest revision or update: 2 March 2017

Congregation Data

Name:

Lower Broughton Synagogue

Address:

Cambridge Street, Lower Broughton, Salford,  M7, from at least 1915 (Synagogue was of a wooden structure)

(The congregation is considered part of the "North Manchester" Jewish community.)

Date Formed:

1891(i)

Current Status:

Closed about 1967(ii)

Ritual:

Ashkenazi Orthodox

Local Authority:

Lower Broughton, Salford, is in the metropolitan borough of the City of Salford in the metropolitan county of Greater Manchester (the latter no longer having any administrative powers).

From 1889 to 1974, Salford was a County Borough (a unitary authority), geographically (though not administratively) within the County of Lancashire.

Cemetery Information:

For cemetery details, see Manchester Jewish Cemeteries Information on Manchester Jewish Community home page.

Notes & Sources ( returns to text above)

  • (i) Manchester Jewry - A Picture history 1788-1988 by Bill Williams (1988). p. 25.

  • (ii) Based upon last appearance in Jewish Year Books.


Greater Manchester Jewish Community home page


Jewish Congregations in the City of Salford (metropolitan borough)

Street Directory of Jewish Congregations in Greater Manchester

Jewish Communities of England home page

 

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