Ozeryany Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Rivne
District
Dubno
Settlement
Ozeryany
Site address
Ozeryany Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
50.468658, 26.049550
Perimeter length
366 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
No fence
Preservation condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
Unfenced Jewish cemetery. The cemetery is partially destroyed, and the site is severely overgrown with trees, bushes, and tall grass. The locals use the northern section of the site as a dump. Clearance and fencing are required.
Number of existing gravestones
10. The dense vegetation prevented an accurate count of the tombstones. There may be more tombstones in the thicket but special equipment would be required to acces them.
Date of oldest tombstone
1921
Date of newest tombstone
1939
Urgency of erecting a fence
High
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. The oldest tombstone’s date relates to the early 20th century so it can be assumed that the cemetery emerged during that period. First it appears on Russian map of 1890s.