Ilford Federation Synagogue

Ilford, Essex




Page created: 16 November 2006
Latest revision or update: 3 September 2017

Ilford Federation Synagogue
Ilford Federation Synagogue, Clarence Avenue
David Newman 2017 

Congregation Data

Current Name:

Ilford Federation Synagogue

Former Name:

Ilford and Valentine's Park Synagogue


2a Clarence Avenue (initially described as the Dennis Centre, 84 Beehive Lane), Ilford, Essex IL2 6JH. The building is situated on the corner of Clarence Avenue and Beehive Lane.

Previous Addresses:

14-16 Coventry Road, Ilford, Essex IL1 4QR (until October 2013)(i)

Previously at 316 Perth Road, Ilford, Essex (until early 1930's)

Current Status:


Date Formed:



Ashkenazi Orthodox


A constituent synagogue of the Federation of Synagogues since about 1960, previously affiliated.

Local Government Districts:

Ilford, in northeast London, is in the London Borough of Redbridge and was previously (until 1 April 1965) in the former Municipal Borough of Ilford.(ii)

Registration District (BDM):

Redbridge(iii) - Link To Register Office website


For Federation of Synagogues cemeteries, see Cemeteries of the Federation of Synagogues.

Notes & Sources ( returns to text above)

  • (i) Ilford Recorder 25 October 2013.

  • (ii) The London Borough of Redbridge, an Outer London Borough, was created on 1 April 1965 upon the merger of the Municipal Borough of Ilford (incorporated as a borough in 1926) with the Municipal Borough of Wanstead and Woodford and parts of both the Municipal Borough of Dagenham and the Unban District of Chigwell. All these areas had then been part of the County of Essex.

  • (iii) The former Registration Districts were Essex South Western, from 1 July 1939 until 1 April 1965 and, prior thereto, Romford, from the founding of congregation. All registers would now be held by the current register office.


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