Halych New Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Ivano-Frankivsk
District
Halych
Settlement
Halych
Site address
Halych New Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
49.11258, 24.72566
Perimeter length
304 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
The cemetery is severely overgrown. It requires clearing and replacement of the old fencing. The site is used for cattle grazing.
Number of existing gravestones
38
Date of oldest tombstone
1866
Date of newest tombstone
1931
Urgency of erecting a fence
Low
Land ownership
Private
Preserved construction on site
Drone surveys
Yes

Historical overview

The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. The oldest preserved gravestone relates to the mid 19th century, so it can be assumed that the cemetery emerged during that period. It was not marked on old maps.