Bridgend Synagogue

Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan, Wales




Page created: 21 August 2005
Latest revision or update: 2 December 2013

Congregation Data


Bridgend Synagogue


Adare Street, Bridgend

Town Location:

The town of  Bridgend, with a population of about 40,000, lies on both banks of the river Ogmore in South Wales and is about half way between Cardiff and Swansea.

Date Founded:


Current Status:

Closed (became a shop)


Ashkenazi Orthodox

Local Government:

From 1996 - the county borough of Bridgend - a unitary authority.

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

Until 1974 - the urban district of  Bridgend in the county of Glamorganshire.


Articles on the Bridgend Jewish Community

Press Reports relating to the Bridgend Jewish Community 1875 - 2000

Jewish Population Data


 19 (The Jewish Year Book 1947)

Bridgend Jewish Community 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




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