Lokachi New Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Volyn
District
Lokachi
Settlement
Lokachi
Site address
Lokachi New Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
50.73758, 24.64960
Perimeter length
398 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
yes
Type and height of existing fence
No fence
Preservation condition
Demolished and overbuilt Jewish cemetery
General site condition
Demolished and overbuilt Jewish cemetery. The cemetery is overbuilt.
Number of existing gravestones
No tombstones preserved
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Private
Preserved construction on site
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

The period of the cemetery’s foundation dates back to the 19th century. It appears on Russian maps from the 1880s. The cemetery was destroyed during or after WWII. Today, the cemetery is overbuilt and there is a bakery on its territory.