the former

Chaye Adam Synagogue

Cheetham, Manchester




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Latest revision or update: 16 July 2017

Congregation Data


Chaye Adam Synagogue (or Chaje Adam Synagogue)

Last Address:

Back Stocks Street (or Stock Street East), Cheetham, Manchester M8
(The congregation was considered part of the "North Manchester" Jewish community.)

Former Address:

11 Fernie Street, Manchester M4 (until 1920's)

Date Formed:

About 1909(i)

Current Status:

Merged in 1935 with (the Old) Chevra Tehillim, the merged congregation being initially named Chaye Adam & Chevra Tehillim Synagogue (but was subsequently known as Chevra Tillim Synagogue), and which in 1958 merged with other congregations to form Cheetham Hebrew Congregation.


Ashkenazi Orthodox

Local Authority:

Cheetham is in the centre of Manchester and is now part (since 1974) of the metropolitan borough of the City of Manchester, within the metropolitan county of Greater Manchester (which no longer has any administrative powers).

From 1889 to 1974, the City of Manchester was a county borough (a unitary authority), geographically (though not administratively) within the County of Lancashire.

Cemetery Information:

See Manchester Jewish Cemeteries Information on Manchester Jewish Community home page

Notes & Sources ( returns to text above)

  • (i) First appears in Jewish Year Book, 1910.

Greater Manchester Jewish Community home page

Jewish Congregations in the City of Manchester (metropolitan borough)

Street Directory of Jewish Congregations in Greater Manchester

Jewish Communities of England home page


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