the former

Bournemouth Masorti Community

Bournemouth, Dorset




JCR-UK is a genealogical and historical website covering all Jewish communities and
congregations throughout the British Isles and Gibraltar, both past and present.

 Congregation Data


Bournemouth Masorti Community


Bournemouth, Dorset(i)

Date Founded:

Founded in the latter part of 2009.(ii)

Current Status:

The congregation is no longer active, with effect from 2016.(iii) However, the Masorti Olami website (as of March 2019) list a Bournemouth Chavurah.


Masorti - Conservative


The Congregation was an associated member of Masorti Judaism.(iv)


None listed

Membership Data:

JPR Report 2016(v) - listed as having under 50 members (by household)

According Masorti Judaism's annual reports from 2013 through 2016,(vi) the congregation had 20 members on 1 January of each of the years 2012 through 2016. However, as the figure given was constant over a five year period, it would appear that this was a nominal or estimated figure.

Charitable Status:

No information found of registered charity status (as of 7 March 2019).

Registration District:

Bournemouth  (since 1 October 1932)(vii) - Link to Register Office website


For details, see Bournemouth Jewish Cemetery Information on Bournemouth home page.

Notes & Sources ( returns to text above)

  • (i) No address was ever listed for the congregation in Jewish Year Books. There being only a contact name and telephone number.

  • (ii) Website of Masorti Europe, accessed 1 January 2015. The congregation was first listed in the Jewish Year Book 2011.

  • (iii) Masorti Judaism annual report for the year ended 31 August 2017 (see note (vi) below) notes that the congregation had ceased operations by 1 January 2017.

  • (iv) Masorti Judaism annual reports (see note (vi) below).

  • (v) Report on Synagogue Membership in the United Kingdom in 2016, published by the Institute of Jewish Policy Research (JPR) on behalf of the Board of Deputies of British Jews and which can be viewed on the website of JPR. Click HERE for link to the report.

  • (vi) Links to Masorti Judaism's annual reports.

  • (vii) For previous registration districts, see on Bournemouth Home Page.

Bournemouth Jewish Community home page

List of Masorti (and former Masorti) Congregations

Jewish Congregations in Dorset

Jewish Communities of England home page

Page created: 1 January 2015
Latest revision or update: 7 March 2019

Explanation of Terms   |   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 - 2023 JCR-UK. All Rights Reserved