Baimaklia Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Moldova
Region
No administrative division by regions
District
Căușeni
Settlement
Baimaclia
Site address
From the Taraklia village centre (the crossroads of the main street and the road to Kaushany), proceed along the main street to the north (in the direction of Baimaklia) for 720 metres. Turn left, and after 320 metres, turn right and proceed for 430 metres. The cemetery site is situated on the wooded hill on the left from the road, behind the houses.
GPS coordinates
46.57947, 29.10115
Perimeter length
466 metres (estimated). Further research is required for an exact delineation.
Is the cemetery demolished
yes
Type and height of existing fence
No fence
Preservation condition
Demolished Jewish cemetery that has not been built over
General site condition
-
Number of existing gravestones
No tombstones preserved.
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
Low
Land ownership
Forestry
Preserved construction on site
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

According to local elderly people, the Jewish cemetery was located on what today is a wooded hill. During the 1960s and 1970s, it was demolished. The site was intended for construction, which was ultimately not carried out.