Oleksandrivka Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Zakarpattia
District
Khust
Settlement
Olexandrivka
Site address
Olexandrivka Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
48.13506, 23.50092
Perimeter length
232 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
Type of the fence
Preservation condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery. The cemetery is slightly overgrown. The western part of the cemetery is used as a landfill. It requires clearing.
Number of existing gravestones
120
Date of oldest tombstone
1843
Date of newest tombstone
1934
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
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, but according to the dates on the preserved gravestones it can be assumed that it emerged in the mid-19th century. First, it appears on a cadastral map of 1865. The site is fenced.