Basarabeaska Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Moldova
Region
None
District
Basarabeasca
Settlement
Basarabeasca
Site address
Basarabeaska Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
46.32287 28.96769
Perimeter length
560 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
Type of the fence
Preservation condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
Unfenced Jewish cemetery
Number of existing gravestones
Approximately 1000
Date of oldest tombstone
1850s
Date of newest tombstone
2010s
Urgency of erecting a fence
High
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
Beit-tahara
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

The Jewish Cemetery in Basarabyaska was most likely established in the mid 19th century. It can be found on maps of the region from the 1870s. The cemetery is still in use.