Koropets Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Ternopyl
District
Monastyrys’ka
Settlement
Koropets
Site address
Koropets' Jewish Сemetery
GPS coordinates
48.93392, 25.18547
Perimeter length
N/A
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 is severely overgrown. It requires full delineation, clearing and fencing. Forest was cultivated on the site 20-30 years ago.
Number of existing gravestones
30
Date of oldest tombstone
1912 (oldest found by ESJF expedition)
Date of newest tombstone
1932 (latest found by ESJF expedition)
Urgency of erecting a fence
High
Land ownership
Forestry
Preserved construction on site
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. It was not marked on old maps, but according to the dates on the preserved gravestones it can be assumed that the cemetery already existed in the early 20th century.