Modry Kamen Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Slovakia
Region
Banská Bystrica
District
Veľký Krtíš
Settlement
Modrý Kameň
Site address
Modrý Kameň Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
48.238958, 19.339479
Perimeter length
47 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
Type of the fence
Preservation condition
Jewish section
General site condition
Jewish section within municipal cemetery. The Jewish section still in use. The last burial was in 2018. The cemetery is well-maintained.
Number of existing gravestones
9. All Jewish graves are in one row.
Date of oldest tombstone
1942 (the earliest tombstone found by ESJF)
Date of newest tombstone
2018 (the latest found by ESJF)
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
No
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

Given the oldest preserved tombstone is dated 1942 , it can be inferred the cemetery was already in use by the mid 20th century.

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