the former

South-West London Masorti Synagogue

Wimbledon, London SW19



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South-West London Masorti Synagogue


Services were held in the Wimbledon and Putney areas, in South London. From about 1988 to 1990, services were held in Southlands College, Wimbledon Parade, London SW19 5NN(i)

Date Founded:


Current Status:

Closed in about 1994.(iii)


Masorti /Conservative


A former member of the Assembly of Masorti Synagogues, now Masorti Judaism.


None listed

Membership Data:

National Reports and Surveys.(iv)

1990 - 42 members (comprising 29 households, 5 individual male and 8 individual female members)

Charitable Status:

The congregation was a registered charity (no. 296730), registered under the name "The South West London Masorti Synagogue Trust" on 30 April 1987 and removed from the register on 20 April 1996.(v)

Local Government District:

Wimbledon is in the London Borough of Merton and Putney is in the London Borough of Wandsworth, both of which were established on 1 April 1965) within the administrative area of Greater London.

Bibliography - London

Registration Districts (BMD):

For Putney - Wandsworth - Link to Register Office website

For Wimbledon - Merton - Link to Register Office website

Cemetery Information:

See Cemeteries of Masorti Judaism

Notes & Sources ( returns to text above)

  • (i) Jewish Year Books 1989 & 1990.

  • (ii) Note in Jewish Year Books.

  • (iii) The congregation was last listed in Jewish Year Book 1994. 

  • (iv) Reports on synagogue membership in the United Kingdom, published by the Board of Deputies of British Jews and which can be viewed on the website of the Institute of Jewish Policy Research. Click HERE for links to the various reports.

  • (iv) Charities Commissioners website (in beta trial stage) accessed 18 May 2018.

List of Masorti Judaism Congregations

Jewish Congregations in the London Borough of Merton

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