Pilviskiai Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Lithuania
Region
MarijampolÄ— County
District
Marijampole
Settlement
Pilviskiai
Site address
Pilviskiai Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
54.71982, 23.21926
Perimeter length
26 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 well-maintained.
Number of existing gravestones
around 4
Date of oldest tombstone
1930 (the earliest tombstone found by ESJF).
Date of newest tombstone
1934 (the latest tombstone found by ESJF).
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

Given the oldest preserved tombstone is dated 1930, it can be inferred the cemetery was founded no later than the early 20th century.