the former

Little Turner Street Synagogue

London E1




Page created: 26 July 2007
Latest revision or update: 24 February 2015

Congregation Data


Little Turner Street Synagogue


Little Turner Street, London E1.

(Location: Little Turner Street no longer exists, but it had been in the approximate position of present-day Rampart Street, in London's East End. It ran south for about 400 feet from Commercial Road (almost, but not quite, opposite Turner Street) parallel with the northern end of Cannon Street Road (to the west) and Kinder Street (to the east).)

Date Founded:

By 1915 (source)

Current Status:

Closed 1920's (source)


Orthodox - Ashkenazi


An affiliated synagogue of the Federation of Synagogues.

Membership Data:

1915 - 54 members (source)

Local Government Districts:

The locality is now in the London Borough of Tower Hamlets, created on 1 April 1965, within the administrative area of Greater London.

Previously, Little Turner Street was in the Metropolitan Borough of Stepney (established 1900) in the County of London (established 1889), both of which entities were abolished in 1965. Until 1927, Little Turner Street had also been within the civil parish of St George in the East, abolished 1927 to be absorbed into Stepney Borough parish, which was abolished 1965.

Registration Districts:

From 1 July 1837 - St George in the East
From 1 January 1926 - Stepney
Since 1 January 1983 - Tower Hamlets (which would now hold the registers, if any)

Other Congregation Information

Street Directory of Synagogues in East End and City of London

Jewish Congregations of the London East End

Greater London home page

List of Federation of Synagogues Congregations

Explanation of Terms Used




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