Nankovo Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Zakarpattia
District
Khust
Settlement
Nankovo
Site address
Nankovo Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
48.19244, 23.42402
Perimeter length
174 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
Concrete panelled fencing with metal gates, installed by ESJF.
Preservation condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery. The cemetery is slightly overgrown. It requires clearing. The fence is in excellent condition.
Number of existing gravestones
28
Date of oldest tombstone
1886
Date of newest tombstone
1937
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
Drone surveys
Yes

Historical overview

The period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. It first appears a cadastral map of 1865, but the earliest preserved gravestone dates from the second half of the 19th century. The fence was installed by ESJF in September 2015.