Kos New Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Greece
Region
South Aegean
District
Kos
Settlement
Kos
Site address
Kos New Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
36.88682, 27.27504
Perimeter length
194 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
Type of the fence
Preservation condition
Unknown
General site condition
The cemetery is in good condition. It is cleaned annually and repaired by the Rhodes Jewish community.
Number of existing gravestones
36. The cemetery includes two tombstones from 1772 and 1802, which were most likely brought to this site from another cemetery.
Date of oldest tombstone
1914
Date of newest tombstone
1995
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
The ruins of a building with graves inside, possibly an ohel, can be found in the cemetery’s northern part.
Drone surveys
Yes

Historical overview

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