Kytayhorod Old Jewish Cemetery
The cemetery is located behind the house at 4, Panfilova Street.
Is the cemetery demolished
Type and height of existing fence
Unfenced Jewish cemetery
General site condition
The cemetery is severely overgrown. It requires clearing and fencing. Several gravestones are buried in the ground. Some preserved gravestones are located in the private yard of the neighbouring house.
Number of existing gravestones
About 40. Vegetation on the site does not allow to establish the exact number of gravestones.
Date of oldest tombstone
1840 (oldest found by ESJF expedition)
Date of newest tombstone
1863 (latest found by ESJF expedition)
Urgency of erecting a fence
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown, but the oldest preserved gravestone relates to the mid-19th century. First, it was marked on Russian maps of the 1880s.