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Sunderland, Tyne & Wear




Page created: 10 February 2004
Latest revision or update: 12 July 2017

Congregation Data


Sunderland Yeshiva Synagogue


1, The Cedars Road, Sunderland

Current Status:

Closed - Yeshiva moved to Gateshead


Ashkenazi Orthodox


A constituent of the Union of Orthodox Hebrew Congregations


Had own minyan for most of the year. During the holidays when the Yeshiva was on vacation (in particular, Pesach and Succoth), the congregation did not function, and the faculty of the Yeshiva would generally pray in the Sunderland Beth Hamedrash.

Cemetery Information:

There were four Jewish cemeteries, in consecutive use by the Sunderland Jewish Community (for details, see Sunderland Cemetery Information)

Sunderland Jewish Community home page

List of UOHC Congregations

Jewish Congregations in Tyne and Wear

Jewish Communities of England home page



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