Pontypool Synagogue

Pontypool, Torfaen, Gwent




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Latest revision or update: 21 October 2013

Congregation Data


Pontypool Synagogue


Wain House, Pontypool

Town Location:

Pontypool, a town on the edge of the South Wales coalfields, is situated on the river Afon Llwyd, approximately 15 miles inland from Newport.

Local Government:

From 1996 - the county borough of Torfaen - a unitary authority, in the ceremonial county of Gwent.
1974 to 1996 - the district of Torfaen in the county of Gwent
Until 1974 - the urban district of Pontypool in the county of Monmouthshire

Date Founded:


Current Status:



Ashkenazi Orthodox

Other  Information

Community & Congregation History

Jewish Congregations in the former county of Monmouthshire

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