Horinchovo Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Zakarpattia
District
Khust
Settlement
Horinchovo
Site address
The cemetery is located adjacent to 2, Proektna Street.
GPS coordinates
48.26242, 23.43217
Perimeter length
224 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
The cemetery is surrounded by a concrete fence with metal gates installed by ESJF in August 2016.
Preservation condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
The cemetery is slightly overgrown. It requires clearing. The fence is in excellent condition.
Number of existing gravestones
50
Date of oldest tombstone
1897
Date of newest tombstone
1941
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
Drone surveys
Yes

Historical overview

The period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. First, it appears on the cadastral map of the 19th century and the earliest preserved gravestone dates from 1897. The cemetery was fenced by ESJF in August 2016.

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