Dnipro Jewish Section On Municipal Cemetery In Krasnopolye

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Dnipropetrovsk
District
Chechelovsky
Settlement
Dnipro
Site address
The Orthodox cemetery is located at No.117A Potochnaya street, the Jewish sector is at No.43.
GPS coordinates
48.4147, 34.95408
Perimeter length
180 Đ¼etres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
Yes. The municipal cemetery is surrounded by a concrete fence.
Preservation condition
Jewish section
General site condition
The cemetery is well-maintained. It is covered with seasonal vegetation. At the entrance to the Orthodox cemetery, there is an administration office, they are not interested in the Jewish sector. They could not provide any information. It was not possible to find out when the sector was founded and under what circumstances.
Number of existing gravestones
There are about 400 gravestones.
Date of oldest tombstone
1999 (the earliest tombstone found by ESJF).
Date of newest tombstone
2020 (the latest tombstone found by ESJF).
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Municipality
Preserved construction on site
No
Drone surveys
Yes

Historical overview

The exact period of the cemetery establishment is unknown. According to LoTishkah, the section was established in 1999. There are around 400 gravestones in the cemetery. The oldest found gravestone dates to 1999, whilst the most recent dates to 2020. The cemetery is well-maintained.