Raseiniai Oldest Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Lithuania
Region
Kaunas
District
Raseiniai
Settlement
Raseiniai
Site address
Raseiniai Oldest Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
55.384736, 23.131999
Perimeter length
223 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
yes
Type and height of existing fence
No fence
Preservation condition
Demolished Jewish cemetery that has not been built over
General site condition
Demolished Jewish cemetery that has not been built over. The cemetery site is located in a plot of grass next to the school.
Number of existing gravestones
No tombstones preserved.
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
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. It could not be found marked on old maps of the region. It is also unknown when the cemetery was demolished. Today, no visible traces of the cemetery or its boundaries remain.

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