Katerynopil’ Old Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Cherkasy
District
Katerynopil
Settlement
Katerynopil'
Site address
Katerynopil' Old Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
48.94462,30.96418
Perimeter length
400 meters
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
Demolished Jewish cemetery that has not been built over. The cemetery site is a derelict hillside. It is used for cattle grazing.
Number of existing gravestones
No tombstones preserved
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
Low
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. However, since it can be found marked on Russian maps of the region from 1929, it can be inferred it already existed in the first half of the 20th century.