Koson Jewish Cemetery
The cemetery is located behind the house on 103, Bochkaya Street.
Is the cemetery demolished
Type and height of existing fence
The cemetery is surrounded by a concrete fence of two metres height, with metal mesh and barbed wire.
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
The cemetery is well-maintained. The fence is in good condition.
Number of existing gravestones
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
There is the ohel of two rabbis of the Koson’ Hasidic dynasty: Chayyim Shloma HaLevi (d. 1920) and Yehosef HaLevi (d. 1912).
The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown, but it can be assumed that it emerged in the 19th century. It first appears on a cadastral map from 1865.