Canvey Island Hebrew Congregation

Canvey Island, Essex




Page created: 17 December 2007
Latest revision or update: 15 January 2017

Town of Canvey Island

Canvey Island is a town on an island of the same name in the Thames estuary in southeast England, having a population of about 40,000.  It is within the borough of Castle Point in the county of Essex.  Castle Point was formed as a local government district in 1974 by the merger of the urban districts of Canvey Island and Benfleet.

Canvey Island Jewish Community

There was a Jewish congregation on Canvey Island in the 1930s.

Congregation Data


Canvey Island Hebrew Congregation


No synagogue building

Date Founded:


Current Status:

Closed by 1938


Ashkenazi Orthodox


There is no Jewish cemetery in Canvey Island.


Jewish Congregations in Essex

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