Beth Sholom Synagogue

Stamford Hill, London N16




Page created: 31 May 2007
Latest revision or update: 7 June 2017

Congregation Data


Beis Sholem D'Shotz

Former Name:

Beth Sholom Synagogue (until about 2009(i))


42 St. Kilda's Road, Stamford Hill, London N16 5BZ

(Location: St. Kilda's Road, to the west of the road Stamford Hill (A10), runs west from Bethune Road for about quarter of a mile to Lordship Road.)

Former Address:

Previously at 27 St. Kilda's Road, Stamford Hill, London N16 (until about 2001(ii))

Current Status:


Date Formed::

About 1962(iii)


Ashkenazi Orthodox


A synagogue associated with the Union of Orthodox Hebrew Congregations (UOHC).

Minister or Rabbi:

Rabbi M. Deutsch - from at least 1966 until about 1998.(iv)

Rabbi S. Deutsch - from about 1998 to at least 2013.(v)

Local Government Districts:

In common with most of the Greater Stamford Hill area, St. Kilda's Road is in the London Borough of Hackney, an Inner London Borough created on 1 April 1965, within the administrative area of Greater London.

Previously it was in the former Metropolitan Borough of Stoke Newington in the County of London, both of which entities were abolished in 1965.

The North London districts of Stamford Hill, Upper Clapton, parts of Stoke Newington and some adjoining areas, together include the largest concentration of Haredi Jews in Europe.

Registration Districts:

Until 1 July 1979 - Hackney (or possibly Stoke Newington)
Since 1 July 1979 - Hackney (which would now hold any registers)

Notes & Sources ( returns to text above)

  • (i) The name given for the congregation in Jewish Year Books up to and including 2009.

  • (ii) Change of address first appears in Jewish Year Book 2002

  • (iii) Based upon first appearance in Jewish Year Books.

  • (iv) Named as the Rabbi in Jewish Year Books from at least 1966 until 1998, although earlier Jewish Year Books may also name him as the Rabbi

  • (v) Named as the Rabbi in Jewish Year Books from 1999 until at least 2013, although later Jewish Year Books may also name him as the Rabbi.

Other Congregation Information

Street Directory of Congregations in Stamford Hill, Hackney and Neighbourhood

Jewish Congregations in the London Borough of Hackney

Other Jewish Congregations in Greater London

Greater London home page

List of UOHC Congregations



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