Jelsava Jewish Cemetery
Jelšava Jewish Cemetery
Is the cemetery demolished
Type and height of existing fence
General site condition
The cemetery is located on a slope. 2 columns of its fence remain.
Number of existing gravestones
46. 23 gravestones remain upright and 23 gravestones lie toppled on the ground.
Date of oldest tombstone
1861 (the earliest tombstone found by ESJF)
Date of newest tombstone
1933 (the latest tombstone found by ESJF)
Urgency of erecting a fence
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
Given the oldest tombstone is dated 1861, it can be inferred the cemetery was already in use by the mid-19th century.