Porthcawl Hebrew Congregation

Porthcawl, Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Wales



Page created: 25 October 2005
Latest revision or update: 21 October 2013

Congregation Data


Porthcawl Hebrew Congregation

Town Location:

Porthcawl is a seaside town in South Wales, with a population of about 16,000, and is situated on the north coast of the Bristol Channel between Cardiff and Swansea.

Date Founded:


Current Status:



Ashkenazi Orthodox

Local Government:

From 1996 - the county borough of Bridgend - a unitary authority.

1974 to 1996 - the district of Ogwr in the county of Mid Glamorgan.

Until 1974 - the urban district of  Porthcawl in the county of Glamorganshire.

Bridgend Jewish Community home page


Jewish Congregations in the former county of Glamorganshire

Jewish Congregations in Wales, according to current unitary authorities

Jewish Communities & Congregations in Wales home page

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