Berehove Chopivka Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Zakarpattia
District
Berehove
Settlement
Berehove
Site address
Berehove Chopivka Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
48.23497, 22.64019
Perimeter length
153 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
No fence
Preservation condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
Unfenced Jewish cemetery. The cemetery is partially demolished and unfenced. Some gravestones are preserved. The cemetery site has been divided by locals and surrounded by their private fences. The territory is now used for private gardening.
Number of existing gravestones
16
Date of oldest tombstone
1895
Date of newest tombstone
1941
Urgency of erecting a fence
High
Land ownership
Private
Preserved construction on site
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown, but it can be assumed that it emerged in the 19th century. The oldest preserved gravestone dates to the late 19th century. The cemetery appears on cadastral maps of 1866.

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