Lyshnivka Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Volyn
District
Manevychi
Settlement
Lyshnivka
Site address
Lyshnivka Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
51.47729,25.40346
Perimeter length
232 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 majority of the cemetery has been demolished. The western section of the cemetery has been built over with private houses. The preserved gravestones are overgrown with tall grass. Clearance and fencing are required.
Number of existing gravestones
3. No inscriptions were found.
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
High
Land ownership
Private
Preserved construction on site
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

The exact date of the cemetery’s establishment is unclear. It appears on Russian maps from the 1880s. The cemetery was damaged during or after WWII. There is almost no information available about the Jewish population of Lyshnivka. According to census data, around 292 Jews lived here in 1897.