the former

Ohel Shem Synagogue

Willesden, London NW10




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Latest revision or update: 2 January 2015

Congregation Data


Ohel Shem Synagogue

Alternative Name:

Ohel Shem Beth Hamedrash


263 Chamberlayne Road, Kensal Rise, London N.W.10
(previously at 23a Chamberlayne Road, London N.W.10)

Date Formed:


Current Status:

Closed 1988


Ashkenazi Orthodox


A constituent of the Federation of Synagogues .

Local Government Districts:

Kensal Rise or Kensal Green is a residential district on the southern edge the London Borough of Brent, within the administrative area of Greater London, both of which entities were established on 1 April 1965.

Previously, it was in the former Municipal Borough of Willesden  (incorporated as a borough in 1933) within the former County of Middlesex, both of which entities were abolished in 1965.

Registration Districts:

From 1 October 1909 - Willesden
Since 1 April 1965 - Brent (which should now hold any registers)

Other Congregation Information


Jewish Congregations in the London Borough of Brent

Jewish Congregations in Greater London

Greater London home page

List of Federation of Synagogues Congregations

Explanation of Terms Used




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