Oleshnyk Jewish Cemetery on Shevchenka Street

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Zakarpattia
District
Vynohradiv
Settlement
Oleshnyk
Site address
Oleshnyk Jewish Cemetery on Shevchenka Street
GPS coordinates
48.15916, 22.96166
Perimeter length
90 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
No fence
Preservation condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery. The cemetery site is severely overgrown. It is used as an orchard.
Number of existing gravestones
13
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
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 it can be assumed that it emerged in the early 19th century. It appears on a cadastral map from 1865.