Bila Tserkva New Cemetery on Kyivs’ka Street

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Kyiv
District
Bila Tserkva
Settlement
Bila Tserkva
Site address
Bila Tserkva New Cemetery on Kyivs'ka Street
GPS coordinates
49.817092, 30.145533
Perimeter length
600 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
yes
Type and height of existing fence
Type of the fence
Preservation condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
Number of existing gravestones
2000
Date of oldest tombstone
1901
Date of newest tombstone
Still operational
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
State
Preserved construction on site
There is a beit-tahara next to the central gate.
Drone surveys
Yes

Historical overview

The Jewish section of the municipal cemetery was founded on the site of the pre-war New Jewish cemetery, and is still in use. The oldest preserved matzevah date to the early 20th century. The cemetery was marked on a Russian map of the region from 1907.