Rashkov New Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Moldova
Region
Transnistria
District
Settlement
Rashkov Rașcov
Site address
Rashkov New Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
47.9236482,28.8301555
Perimeter length
468 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. Overgrown.
Number of existing gravestones
2000
Date of oldest tombstone
1820s
Date of newest tombstone
2004
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
Beit-tahara
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

The New Jewish Cemetery in Rashkov was most likely founded in the beginning of the 19th century. It remained in use after WWII, with the most recent preserved gravestone dating to the 2000s. In 2016, it was surveyed by Yefim Kogan of JewishGen.