Sale and District Hebrew Congregation

Sale, Greater Manchester



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Congregation Data


Sale and District Hebrew Congregation


Hesketh Road, Sale, Cheshire M33 5AA

Previous Address:

8 Charlton Drive, Sale, Cheshire (from at least mid-1960's until late 1960's)

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

Current Status:


Date Formed:

By 1946 (source)


Ashkenazi Orthodox


A provincial synagogue under the aegis of the Chief Rabbi.

Marriage Certification:

Group for Certification:  Board of Deputies
Worship Number: 70399
Registration District: Trafford

Membership Data:

1999 - 165 members (source)

Local Authority:

The town of Sale is about 6 miles southeast of Manchester City Centre and forms the central eastern part of the metropolitan borough of Trafford. Trafford is in the metropolitan county of Greater Manchester (although the latter no longer has any administrative powers).

Until its incorporation into Trafford in 1974, Sale was in the county of Cheshire, and had the status of  a municipal borough from 1935, and was previously an urban district from 1894.


Other Congregation Information

Synagogue Records


Jewish Congregations in the Metropolitan Borough of Trafford

Greater Manchester Jewish Community home page

Street Directory of Jewish Congregations in Greater Manchester

Jewish Communities of England home page

Explanations of Terms Used



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