Leczna Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Poland
Region
Lublin Voivodeship
District
Łęczna
Settlement
Łęczna
Site address
No.11 Pasternik Street, opposite the stadium.
GPS coordinates
51.3012, 22.87424
Perimeter length
524,87 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
yes
Type and height of existing fence
No fence
Preservation condition
Demolished Jewish cemetery that has not been built over
General site condition
It is a demolished Jewish cemetery. There are no traces of the cemetery and no fence. There is only a reconstructed ohel dedicated to tzadik Szlomo Jehuda Leib Łęczner. The matzevot from the Jewish cemetery in Łęczna are kept in a fenced lapiarium next to the synagogue on Bożnicza Street.
Number of existing gravestones
110 fragments of matzevot are stored in the lapidarium next to the synagogue on Bożnicza street.
Date of oldest tombstone
1892
Date of newest tombstone
1933
Urgency of erecting a fence
High
Land ownership
Other
Preserved construction on site
Yes, there is a reconstructed ohel of Szlomo Jehuda Leib Łęczner.
Drone surveys
Yes

Historical overview