Belsize Square Synagogue

London N.W.3.




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Latest revision or update: 18 February 2015

Congregation Data


Belsize Square Synagogue

Former Names:

New Liberal Jewish Congregation (until 1971)

New Liberal Jewish Association (until 1940)


51 Belsize Square, London NW3 4HX (from 1951, rebuilt and consecrated 1958).
Previously 30 Buckland Crescent London NW3

Current Status:


Date Formed:



Liberal / Progressive  - "combining traditional forms of worship with progressive ideas"


None, but was a constituent of the Union of Liberal and Progressive Synagogues (now Liberal Judaism) until 1989



Membership Data:

1993 - approx. 1,200 (source)

Local Government Districts:

The locality is in the London Borough of Camden, an Inner London Borough situated in the northwest of central London within the administrative area of Greater London, both of which entities were established on 1 April 1965.

Previously, it was in the former Metropolitan Borough of Hampstead (established in 1900) within the former County of London (established in 1889), both of which entities were abolished in 1965.

Registration Districts:

From 19 May 1848 - Hampstead
Since 1 October 1977 - Camden (which now holds the registers - see below)

Other Congregation Information


Jewish Congregations in the London Borough of Camden

Jewish Congregations in Greater London

Greater London home page

List of Liberal Judaism Congregations

Explanation of Terms Used




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