the former

Hull Western Synagogue

Hull, East Riding of Yorkshire




Page created: 21 June 2005
Latest revision or update: 11 February 2016

Congregation Data


Hull Western Synagogue (or the Western Synagogue, Hull)


Linnaeus Street, Hull

Date Founded:

September 1902 (foundation laid by Mr. O.E. D'Avigdor Goldsmid)
Consecrated by Chief Rabbi Rev. Dr. Adler in May 1903.
The congregation split from the Hull Old Hebrew Congregation (then known simply as the Hull Hebrew Congregation)

Current Status:

Closed 1994 - combined with Hull Old Hebrew Congregation to form the new Hull Hebrew Congregation


Ashkenazi Orthodox

Membership Data:

1937 - 260 seatholders (Jewish Year Book 1938)


The Congregation used the northern section of the Delhi Street Cemetery. For details, see Cemeteries Information on the Hull Jewish Community home page.


On-line Articles, Congregational Records and Other Material
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Congregational Records on JCR-UK

Hull Jewish Community home page

Jewish Congregations in East Riding of Yorkshire

Jewish Communities of England home page


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