Temple Street Synagogue

Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear



Page created: 9 October 2005
Latest update or revision: 15 July 2015


Temple Synagogue, Newcastle
Temple Street Synagogue (Courtest Peter Gatoff)


Congregation Data


Temple Street Synagogue


Temple Street, Newcastle upon Tyne

Date Formed:

13 July 1838

Current Status:

Closed about 1878


Ashkenazi Orthodox

Congregation Numbers:

1845 - congregation had about 33 adults and 33 children


On the left is the Entablature from the Temple Street Synagogue, which was
removed to the Newcastle United Hebrew Congregation synagogue in
Culzean Park, as noted in the plaque at that synagogue, on the right.
Click on image to view/enlarge in a new window.
(Courtesy Peter Gatoff)


Congregation Records


Numerous records of the Jewish Communities in Northeast England (only a sample of which are listed below) are deposited with the Tyne and Wear Archives Service (http://www.legacyarchives.org.uk).
CLICK HERE to view a full list of these records (correct to December 2005).

Marriage Records:

Marriage Certificate 1877  -  Tyne and Wear Archives Service (see above)

Synagogue Records:

Deeds 1855-1892  -  Tyne and Wear Archives Service (see above)


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