Yeshivas Toras Chesed

Stamford Hill, London N16




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Congregation Data


Yeshivas Toras Chesed


118 Cazenove Road, Stamford Hill, London N16

(Location: Cazenove Road, runs east for half mile from the road Stamford Hill (A10), reaching the A107 where Upper Clapton Road becomes Clapton Common.)

Current Status:


Date Formed:

Formed about 2010(i), however, it may have been a successor to Yeshivas Toras Chessed of Great Offley, near Hitchin, which from about 2010(ii) adopted a new name.


Ashkenazi Orthodox


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


Rabbi C.Y. Babad - from about 2010 until at least 2013.(iii)

Local Government Districts:

In common with most of the Greater Stamford Hill area, Cazenove Road is in the London Borough of Hackney, an Inner London Borough created on 1 April 1965, within the administrative area of Greater London.
The North London district of Stamford Hill, extending into Upper Clapton, parts of Stoke Newington, and some other adjoining areas, include the largest concentration of Haredi Jews in Europe..

Registration Districts:

Since 1 July 1979 - Hackney

Notes & Sources ( returns to text above)

  • (i) Based upon the Congregation first appearing in the Jewish Year Book for 2010.

  • (ii) Until the Jewish Year Book for 2009 the Yeshiva in Great Offley was known as Yeshivas Toras Chessed. With effect from the Jewish Year Book for 2010, it was known as Yeshivas Ohr Torah.  

  • (iii) Based upon his being named as Rabbi of the Congregation in the Jewish Year Books from 2010 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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