Khust New Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Zakarpattia
District
Khust
Settlement
Khust
Site address
Khust New Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
48.16757, 23.30641
Perimeter length
89 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
No fence
Preservation condition
Jewish section
General site condition
Jewish section within municipal cemetery. The cemetery is well-maintained. It is still operating.
Number of existing gravestones
200
Date of oldest tombstone
1961
Date of newest tombstone
2013
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
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. Since it was not marked on cadastral maps of 1865, most likely it appeared later. The earliest preserved gravestone dates to the mid-20th century.