Pishchanka New Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Vinnytsia
District
Peschansky
Settlement
Pishchanka
Site address
Starting at 6 Rankova Street, head 650 metres east, at which point the cemetery can be found to the right of the road.
GPS coordinates
48.19677, 28.90805
Perimeter length
718 мetres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
No fence
Preservation condition
Unfenced Jewish cemetery
General site condition
The older section of the cemetery is overgrown and in need of clearance. Apparently, the clearance process has already begun.
Number of existing gravestones
Approximately 500.
Date of oldest tombstone
1944 (the earliest tombstone found by ESJF).
Date of newest tombstone
2006 (the latest tombstone found by ESJF).
Urgency of erecting a fence
High
Land ownership
State
Preserved construction on site
No
Drone surveys
Yes

Historical overview

According to IAJGS, the cemetery was established in the 20th century. It can be found marked on a map of Western Russia from the 1900s.

The cemetery was established in the 20th century. The cemetery is marked on the Russian maps of the region from 1907-1909 and German map of 1918. The earliest gravestone found dates to 1944. There are around 500 gravestones. The latest gravestone dates to 2006. The site is abandoned.