JCR-UK

the former

Langside Hebrew Congregation

Queens Park, Glasgow, Scotland

 

 

   
 


Page created: 15 October 2005
Latest revision or update: 25 September 2020

Langsdale Synagogue
Former Langside Synagogue (Google Maps), 2020

Congregation Data

Name:

Langside Hebrew Congregation

Address:

125 Niddrei Road, Queens Park, Glasgow G42 8QA

The synagogue was built in 1927 and was one of only two Eastern European-style synagogues built in Britain. In September 2020, the former synagogue was given official protection being category C-listed by Historic Environment Scotland (HES) (BBC News Report 15 September 2020).

Previous Address:

1 Cromwell Road (until 1927), previously Langside Road

Founded:

About 1915

Current Status:

Closed 2014

Ritual:

Ashkenazi Orthodox

Affiliation:

A former constituent of the United Synagogues of Glasgow

Membership Data:

1938 - 550 seatholders (Jewish Year Book 1939)
1957 - 600 seatholders (Jewish Year Book 1958)
1961 - 600 seatholders (Jewish Year Book 1962)
2008 - 120 members (Jewish Chronicle, 23 May 2008)

Cemeteries:

The Database of the Glasgow Hebrew Burial Society, affiliated to JCR-UK, includes burial records of members of this congregation.

(See Glasgow Cemetery Information on Glasgow home page.)


Greater Glasgow Jewish Community home page


Jewish Communities and Congregations in Scotland home page

 

 

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