Etz Chaim Yeshiva (London)

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Etz Chaim
83/85 Bridge Lane
London, NW11 0EE
Affiliation Orthodox Judaism

Etz Chaim Yeshiva is an Ashkenazi Orthodox yeshiva in Golders Green, London, England. It is associated with the Union of Orthodox Hebrew Congregations.[citation needed]


The yeshiva was founded c. 1900 in London's East End, where it occupied a campus in Thrawl Street.[1]

Notable leadership[edit]

Rabbi Aharon Hyman was one of the early founders.

Rabbi Nachman Shlomo Greenspan was the rosh yeshiva from 1918-1961. He was succeeded by Rabbi Noson Ordman.

Rabbi Elyah Lopian was the mashgiach ruchani from 1926 - 1950.[2]

Notable alumni[edit]


Coordinates: 51°35′04″N 0°12′17″W / 51.58444°N 0.20472°W / 51.58444; -0.20472