Canvey Island Hebrew Congregation

Canvey Island, Essex




Page created: 17 December 2007
Latest revision or update: 1 May 2013

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

The following was the only Jewish congregation known to have exited in the town

Congregation Data


Canvey Island Hebrew Congregation


No synagogue building

Date Founded:


Current Status:

Closed  by 1938


Ashkenazi Orthodox


Jewish Congregations in Essex

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