Serednie Vodiane Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Zakarpattia
District
Rakhiv
Settlement
Serednie Vodiane
Site address
Serednie Vodiane Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
47.98528, 23.91290
Perimeter length
172 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
Fencing installed by ESJF (November 2016).
Preservation condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery. The cemetery is slightly overgrown. It requires clearing. The fence is in an excellent condition.
Number of existing gravestones
130
Date of oldest tombstone
1845
Date of newest tombstone
1974
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
Drone surveys
Yes

Historical overview

The period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. It appears on a cadastral map of 1860, but the earliest preserved gravestone dates from the first half of the 19th century. The fence was installed by ESJF in November 2016.