Kushnytsya Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Zakarpattia
District
Irshava
Settlement
Kushnytsya
Site address
Kushnytsya Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
48.44801, 23.25205
Perimeter length
150 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
Type of the fence
Preservation condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery. The cemetery is slightly overgrown. The fence is in excellent condition.
Number of existing gravestones
250
Date of oldest tombstone
1811
Date of newest tombstone
1947
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 estimated period of the cemetery’s establishment dates back to the beginning of the 19th century. It appears on cadastral maps from 1864.