Lublin Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Moldova
Region
None
District
Soroka
Settlement
Nimerevka
Site address
Lublin Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
48.097725,28.499405
Perimeter length
186 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
No fence
Preservation condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
Unfenced Jewish cemetery. The cemetery site is a derelict field.
Number of existing gravestones
3. Fragments of broken matzevot were found.
Date of oldest tombstone
1860s
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
High
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

The exact period of the cemetery’s foundation is unknown, and it has not been found marked on any maps of the region. According to epigraphic data, the cemetery already existed by 1860. It was most likely in use until the early 20th century. After WWII, locals stole matzevot from the site. The cemetery was surveyed in 2015 by Yefim Kogan of JewishGen.