Opoczno Oldest Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Poland
Region
Łódzkie Voivodeship
District
Opoczno
Settlement
Opoczno
Site address
20, 17 Stycznia Street.
GPS coordinates
51.37373, 20.28997
Perimeter length
The exact perimeter is unknown.
Is the cemetery demolished
yes
Type and height of existing fence
No fence
Preservation condition
Demolished and overbuilt Jewish cemetery
General site condition
It is a demolished Jewish cemetery. Currently, there are private properties in the cemetery. The exact perimeter is unknown.
Number of existing gravestones
No tombstone has survived on the site. Some of the matzevot from Opoczno (it is not known which cemetery they come from) have been saved and are now in the museum in Opoczno and along the castle walls. Unfortunately, we obtained this information after visiting Opoczno.
Date of oldest tombstone
N/A
Date of newest tombstone
N/A
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Private
Preserved construction on site
No
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview