Tonypandy Synagogue

and Jewish Community

Tonypandy, Rhondda-Cynon-Taf, South Wales



Page created: 23 August 2005
Latest revision or update: 1 December 2015

Congregation Data


Tonypandy Synagogue


Eleanor Street, Tonypandy

Town Location:

Tonypandy is a town situated in the Valleys of South Wales.



Current Status:



Ashkenazi Orthodox

Local Government:

From 1996 - the county borough of Rhondda Cynon Taf - a unitary authority.

1974 to 1996 - the district of Rhondda in the county of Mid Glamorgan.

1955 to 1974 - the municipal borough of Rhondda in the county of Glamorganshire.

1897 to 1974 - the urban district of Rhondda in the county of Glamorganshire.

1894 to 1897 - the urban district of Ystradyfodwg in the county of Glamorganshire.

On-Line Articles

Some Thoughts on the Rhondda Valley Communities by Harold Pollins

Jewish Population Data

1934 -  54  (The Jewish Year Book 1935)


Rhondda Cynon Taf Jewish Communities home page



Jewish Congregations in the former county of Glamorganshire

Jewish Congregations in Wales, according to current unitary authorities

Jewish Communities & Congregations in Wales home page

Explanation of Terms Used



About JCR-UK   |   JCR-UK home page  |   Contact JCR-UK Webmaster

JGSGB  JewishGen

Terms and Conditions, Licenses and Restrictions for the use of this website:

This website is owned by JewishGen and the Jewish Genealogical Society of Great Britain. All material found herein is owned by or licensed to us. You may view, download, and print material from this site only for your own personal use. You may not post material from this site on another website without our consent. You may not transmit or distribute material from this website to others. You may not use this website or information found at this site for any commercial purpose.

Copyright © 2002 - 2016 JCR-UK. All Rights Reserved