Dublin's Old Hebrew Congregation

Dublin, Ireland



Page created: 12 June 2006
Latest update or revision: 20 December 2015

Congregation Data


Dublin's Old Hebrew Congregation


Marlborough Street, Marlborough Green, Dublin from 1746 or, more likely 1762.

Former Address:

Rooms in Crane Lane (now within Wellington Quay) from the late 1600's.

Date Founded:

Community founded in 1660's

Current Status:

Closed in early 1791 (disintegration of congregation - there was to be no formal congregation again in Dublin until 1822.)


Initially Sephardi, but the Ashkenazim and the Sephardim worshipped together. Subsequently, the congregation became increasing Ashkenazi, retaining certain Sephardi customs.


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