Beis Hamedrash Tehillois Yoel

Upper Clapton, London E5




Page created: 16 June 2017
Latest revision or update: 16 June 2017

Congregation Data

Current Name:

Beis Hamedrash Tehillois Yoel

(one of the Satmar - Kehal Yetev Lev Congregations)


148 Upper Clapton Road, London E5 9JZ
(Location: Upper Clapton Road is a half mile section of the A107 running through Upper Clapton, north from Lower Clapton Road to Clapton Common..)

Current Status:


Date Formed:

About 2011(i)


Ashkenazi Orthodox


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


 Rabbi M. Pollack, Rabbi E.M. Stolzberg, Rabbi H. Schneck - from 1911 until about at least 2013(ii)

Local Government District:

In common with most of the greater Stamford Hill area, Upper Clapton Road is now 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 Tottenham as well as some other adjoining areas, together include the largest concentration of Haredi Jews in Europe, all of whom generally tend to identify as being part of the greater Stamford Hill community.

Registration District:

From 1 July 1837 - Hackney

Notes & Sources ( returns to text above)

  • (i) Based upon first listing in Jewish Year Books for 2011.

  • (ii) Named in Jewish Year Books from 2011 until at least 2013, as the Rabbis of the various Satmar Kehal Yetiv Lev congregations. Later Jewish Year Books may also name them as the Rabbis.

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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