Larissa New Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Greece
Region
Thessaly
District
Larissa
Settlement
Larissa
Site address
Larissa New Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
39.62614, 22.42062
Perimeter length
278 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
Type of the fence
Preservation condition
Unknown
General site condition
The operating Jewish cemetery is in good condition and under the care of the local Jewish community. It seems that some graves from the old cemetery have been reburied here.
Number of existing gravestones
Around 500
Date of oldest tombstone
1866/5626. This gravestone has presumably been taken from another cemetery. One of the tombstones dates from before 1840 (?תק) and was presumably also brought here from another cemetery.
Date of newest tombstone
2017
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
There is an inventory shed on the cemetery site.
Drone surveys
Yes

Historical overview