Croydon & District Synagogue

Croydon, Surrey




Page created: 25 October 2006
Latest revision or update: 18 February 2015

Congregation Data


Croydon & District Synagogue

Former Name:

Croydon Hebrew Congregation (until early 1930's)


The Almonds, Shirley Oaks Road, Croydon CR0 8YW
Previously, 30 Elmwood Road, West Croydon
prior to then, 38 Croydon Grove, West Croydon (until 1920's)

Current Status:


Date Formed:

Before 1916


Ashkenazi Orthodox


Affiliated to the Federation of Synagogues since the 1920's, subsequently becoming a constituent synagogue.

Local Government Districts:

The large town of Croydon is in the London Borough of Croydon (created on 1 April 1965), which is situated in the south of the administrative area of Greater London.

Previously Croydon was in the former County Borough of Croydon, geographically in the County of Surrey

Registration District:

Since 1 July 1837 - Croydon

Other Congregation Information


Jewish Congregations in the London Borough of Croydon

Jewish Congregations in Greater London (other than East End)

Greater London home page

List of Federation of Synagogues Congregations

Explanation of Terms Used




About JCR-UK   |   JCR-UK home page  |   Contact JCR-UK Webmaster

JGSGB  JewishGen

Terms and Conditions, Licenses and Restrictions for the use of this website:

This website is owned by JewishGen and the Jewish Genealogical Society of Great Britain. All material found herein is owned by or licensed to us. You may view, download, and print material from this site only for your own personal use. You may not post material from this site on another website without our consent. You may not transmit or distribute material from this website to others. You may not use this website or information found at this site for any commercial purpose.

Copyright © 2002 - 2017 JCR-UK. All Rights Reserved