Higher Crumpsall and Higher Broughton Hebrew Congregation

Salford, Greater Manchester



Created 2 March 2002
Latest revision or update: 28 December 2011

Congregation Data

Name: Higher Crumpsall and Higher Broughton Hebrew Congregation
Address: Bury Old Road, Salford M7 4PX
Current Status: Active

Formed in about late 1960's from the merger of:

Higher Broughton Synagogue
of Duncan Street, Salford, M7
Higher Crumpsall Hebrew Congregation
of Bury Old Road, Salford
(Built 1928-29)
Founded 1908  (1) Founded in 1922  (2)
Ritual: Ashkenazi Orthodox
Marriage Certification: Group for Certification:  Board of Deputies
Appears in 1998 General Registrar Official List
Worship Number: 65152
Registration District: Salford
Local Authority: The congregation is considered part of the "North Manchester" Jewish community.
The congregation is in the metropolitan borough of the City of Salford (within the metropolitan county of Greater Manchester, which no longer has any administrative powers).
(Congregations in the locality)

From 1889 to 1974, the congregation was in the county borough of Salford, geographically (though not administratively) within the County of Lancashire.
Membership Data: 1999 - 300 members (Board of Deputies)

Other Information

  • Synagogue Records 
  • Bibliography:
    • Higher Crumpsall Synagogue - Jewish Heritage in England, An Architectural Guide. Sharman Kadish (English Heritage 2006) p151

    • Manchester Jewry - A Picture History 1788-1988.  Bill Williams (1988). pp. 57, 96


Street Directory of Congregations in Greater Manchester

Greater Manchester Community

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