the former

Polish Synagogue





Page created: 30 October 2007
Latest revision or update: 26 February 2017

Congregation Data


Polish Synagogue (formerly Polish Chevra)


102 Bury New Road, Manchester 7

(The congregation was considered part of the "North Manchester" Jewish community.)

Former Addresses:

115 Bury New Road, Manchester (1930's)
113 Bury New Road, Manchester (to 1920's)
18 Bury New Road, Manchester

Date Formed:

By 1905(i)

Current Status:

Closed abiut 1948(ii)


Ashkenazi Orthodox

Local Authority:

Bury New Road crosses the metropolitan borough of the City of Salford and the metropolitan borough of the City of Manchester, both within the metropolitan county of Greater Manchester (which no longer has any administrative powers).

From 1889 to 1974, both Manchester and Salford were county boroughs  (unitary authorities), geographically (although not administratively) within the county of Lancashire.

Cemetery Information:

See Manchester Jewish Cemeteries Information on Manchester Jewish Community home page

Notes & Sources ( returns to text above)

  • (i) Based upon earliest appearance in Jewish Year Books.

  • (ii) Based upon latest appearance in Jewish Year Books.

Greater Manchester Jewish Community home page

Jewish Congregations in the City of Salford (metropolitan borough)

Jewish Congregations in the City of Manchester (metropolitan borough)

Street Directory of Jewish Congregations in Greater Manchester

Jewish Communities of England home page


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