Klenovec Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Slovakia
Region
Banská Bystrica
District
Klenovec
Settlement
Klenovec
Site address
Klenovec Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
48.602542,19.891125
Perimeter length
69 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
No
Type and height of existing fence
No fence
Preservation condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
Unfenced Jewish cemetery. The cemetery site is overgrown with dense vegetation.
Number of existing gravestones
4. There are also fragments from one or two broken matzevot scattered around the site.
Date of oldest tombstone
1944 (the only legible tombstone)
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
High
Land ownership
Property of Jewish Community
Preserved construction on site
No
Drone surveys

Historical overview

According to the The International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies (IAJGS), in 2009 the cemetery was still home to 1-20 tombstones from the 19th century. As such, it can be inferred the cemetery most likely existed in the 19th century.

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