Bryanston Road Synagogue

(formerly Wigmore Street Synagogue)

London W.1.




Page created: 14 August 2007
Latest revision or update: 8 March 2015

Congregation Data


Bryanston Road Synagogue

Former Name:

Wigmore Street Synagogue

Alternative Name:

Spanish and Portuguese Branch Synagogue, West End


Bryanston Road (near Marble Arch), London W1
previously Wigmore Street, London W1 (from 1853 to 1861)

Current Status:

Closed, about 1895, succeeded by Lauderdale Road Synagogue

Date Formed:



Orthodox Sephardi


A branch of the synagogue of the Spanish and Portuguese Jews Congregation, Bevis Marks.

Local Government District:

Bryanston Road and Wigmore Street are now in the City of Westminster (an Inner London Borough, established on 1 April 1965) situated in the centre of the administrative area of Greater London.

Previously, both were in the former Metropolitan Borough of St Marylebone (established in 1900, but based upon the previously existing civil parish of St Marylebone), within the former County of London (established in 1889, St Marylebone being previously in the former County of Middlesex).

Registration Districts:

From 1 July 1837 - Marylebone

From 1 January 1902 - St Marylebone

Since 1 January 1978  - Westminster (which would currently hold any registers)



Other Congregation Information


List of Spanish and Portuguese Jews Congregations

Jewish Congregations in the London Borough of the City of Westminster

Jewish Congregations in Greater London

Greater London home page



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