Lipany Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Slovakia
Region
Presov
District
Sabinov
Settlement
Lipany
Site address
Lipany Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
49.157464, 20.965383
Perimeter length
232 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 well-maintained.
Number of existing gravestones
200
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
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 exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. Given the tombstones on the site date between the latter half of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th, it can be assumed the cemetery was in use at this point.