Myrhorod Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Poltava
District
Myrhorod
Settlement
Myrhorod
Site address
The cemetery site can be found South-West of the intersection of Hoholya Street and Myrhorods'kykh Dyviziy Street.
GPS coordinates
49.985970, 33.589080
Perimeter length
480 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
The front of the cemetery is lined with a wooden fence with a concrete base. Other three sides of the cemetery are unfenced.
Preservation condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
The cemetery is preserved and well-maintained. The fence of the font side is in good condition. Three other sides of the cemetery are unfenced.
Number of existing gravestones
About 150
Date of oldest tombstone
1901
Date of newest tombstone
2018 (still operational)
Urgency of erecting a fence
Low
Land ownership
State
Preserved construction on site
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

The exact date of the cemetery“s foundation is unknown. The oldest preserved tombstone is dated to 1901. The cemetery appears on the RKKA topographic map of 1941. It is operational today.

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