Male Raskovce Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Slovakia
Region
Kosice
District
Michalovce
Settlement
Malé Raškovce
Site address
Male Raskovce Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
48.581065,21.916122
Perimeter length
158 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 is well-maintained.
Number of existing gravestones
6. The majority of the tombstones are broken.
Date of oldest tombstone
1881
Date of newest tombstone
1902
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 establishment is unknown. It is not marked on an Austro-Hungarian map of the region from the 1880s. Given the oldest preserved tombstone dates to 1881, it can be inferred the cemetery was founded no later than the late 19th century.