Circ Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Slovakia
Region
Presov
District
Stará Ľubovňa
Settlement
Čirč
Site address
Circ Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
49.277791,20.921622
Perimeter length
241 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 cemetery site is split between woodland and a valley. It is overgrown with tall grass, which should be cut.
Number of existing gravestones
Around 100
Date of oldest tombstone
1856
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
Medium
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

There is little available information on the establishment of the cemetery. The preserved tombstones date from the latter half of the 19th century to the beginning of the 20th