Woodford Forest United Synagogue

South Woodford, London E18




Page created: 29 May 2017
Latest revision or update: 29 May 2017

Congregation Data


Woodford Forest United Synagogue


20 Churchfields, South Woodford, London E18 2QZ (which had been the address of the Wanstead and Woodford United Synagogue)

Current Status:


Date Formed:

Formed in November 2014 on the merger of Wanstead & Woodford United Synagogue and Waltham Forest Hebrew Congregation (a congregation affiliated to the Federation of Synagogues)


Ashkenazi Orthodox


A full (constituent) member of the United Synagogue from its formation in 2014.


Ashkenazi Orthodox


Rabbi Mordechai Wallenberg - from 17 July 2016 to present (May 2017)

    (Rebbetzen Blima Wallenberg)

Local Government District:

South Woodford, a suburb of Woodford in northeast London, is in the London Borough of Redbridge, an Outer London Borough created on 1 April 1965, within the administrative area of Greater London.

Previously, South Woodford was in the Municipal Borough of Wanstead and Woodford (incorporated as a borough in 1937) within the County of Essex.

Registration District:

Since 1 April 1965 - Redbridge

Other Congregation Information


Jewish Congregations in the London Borough of Redbridge

Jewish Congregations in Greater London (other than East End)

Greater London home page

List of United Synagogue Congregations



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 - 2024 JCR-UK. All Rights Reserved