Poddebice Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Poland
Region
Łódzkie Voivodeship
District
Poddębice
Settlement
Poddębice
Site address
110, Łódzka Street.
GPS coordinates
51.8901996, 18.971951
Perimeter length
474 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
yes
Type and height of existing fence
There is a concrete wall about 1.7m high.
Preservation condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
The cemetery area is fenced with a concrete wall, the gate doesn’t close. Some of the found matzevot have been embedded in the fence from the inside, the rest are stored in piles in the cemetery. In the cemetery there is a monument dedicated to the Jews of Poddębice. No tombstones have been preserved in situ, and some parts of the cemetery are slightly overgrown.
Number of existing gravestones
About 400 fragments. Fragments of matzevot are embedded in the fence, the rest are stored on the ground in piles.
Date of oldest tombstone
1883
Date of newest tombstone
1935
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Other
Preserved construction on site
There is a memorial monument.
Drone surveys
Yes

Historical overview