Swansea Beth Hamedrash

Swansea, South Wales



Page created: 22 April 2005
Latest revision or update: 31 February 2016


Congregation Data


Swansea Beth Hemedrash

(also known as the "Greeners' Shul"


Prince of Wales Street, Greenhill, Swansea SA1

Date Founded:

Established in 1906, primarily by then recently arrived poor immigrants, who were primarily Yiddish-speaking, who were generally more orthodox than the established congregation. It was initially as supplementary to main synagogue, but developed as a separate congregation.

Current Status:

Closed about 1955, incorporated into Swansea Hebrew Congregation.


Ashkenazi Orthodox

Swansea 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



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