Prestwich Hebrew Congregation

Prestwich, Greater Manchester



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Congregation Data


Prestwich Hebrew Congregation

Former Name:

Hilton Park Synagogue


Bury New Road, Prestwich, M25 9WN
(initially referred to as "The Shrubbery", Bury New Road)

(The congregation is considered part of the "North Manchester" Jewish community.)

Current Status:


Date Formed:

By 1933 (source)


Ashkenazi Orthodox

Marriage Certification:

Group for Certification:  Board of Deputies
Registration District: Bury

Local Authority:

Prestwich is situated in the extreme south of the metropolitan borough of Bury, within the metropolitan county of Greater Manchester (which no longer has any administrative powers), adjacent to the boundary with Salford. 

From 1939, until its incorporation into Bury in 1974, Prestwich was a Municipal Borough in the county of Lancashire, and prior thereto (from 1894) it was as Urban District. 


Jewish Congregations in the Metropolitan Borough of Bury

Greater Manchester Jewish Community home page

Street Directory of Jewish Congregations in Greater Manchester

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