Chania Cemetery at Etz Chayim Synagogue

Cemetery Information

Country
Greece
Region
Crete
District
Chania
Settlement
Chania
Site address
Chania Cemetery at Etz Chayim Synagogue
GPS coordinates
35.515715, 24.016639
Perimeter length
28 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
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery. The small cemetery is located in at the inner yard of the synagogue, and is cared for by museum workers.
Number of existing gravestones
5. At least 4 of them have been removed from their original places and are standing near the walls.
Date of oldest tombstone
1710
Date of newest tombstone
1858
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
Etz Chayim Synagogue
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

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