Bridgend Synagogue

Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Wales




Page created: 21 August 2005
Latest revision or update: 20 October 2013

Congregation Data


Bridgend Synagogue


Adare Street, Bridgend

Town Location:

The town of  Bridgend, with a population of about 40,000, lies on both banks of the river Ogmore in South Wales and is about half way between Cardiff and Swansea.

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  Bridgend in the county of Glamorganshire

Date Founded:


Current Status:

Closed (became a shop)


Ashkenazi Orthodox


Articles on the Bridgend Jewish Community

Press Reports relating to the Bridgend Jewish Community 1875 - 2000

Other Congregation Information


Jewish Population Data

1946  19 (The Jewish Year Book 1947)

Bridgend Jewish Community home page

Jewish Congregations in the former county of Glamorganshire

Jewish Communities & Congregations in Wales home page

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