Cisna Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Poland
Region
Subcarpathian Voivodeship
District
Lesko
Settlement
Cisna
Site address
Proceed east on road 897, until you reach the hotel Perełka Bieszczady, across the road from a school. The cemetery is located on the hill behind the hotel.
GPS coordinates
49.20947, 22.32272
Perimeter length
309 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
yes
Type and height of existing fence
No fence
Preservation condition
Demolished Jewish cemetery that has not been built over
General site condition
The former cemetery is completely overgrown by trees and bushes. The cemetery has been completely demolished, no sign of former Jewish cemetery remains. According to sztetl.org, the Germans used the tombstones for building a road, during the occupation.
Number of existing gravestones
No tombstones preserved.
Date of oldest tombstone
N/A
Date of newest tombstone
N/A
Urgency of erecting a fence
High
Land ownership
Municipality
Preserved construction on site
No
Drone surveys
Yes

Historical overview