Skierniewice New Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Poland
Region
Łódzkie Voivodeship
District
Skierniewice
Settlement
Skierniewice
Site address
14, Graniczna Street.
GPS coordinates
51.943988, 20.161238
Perimeter length
481 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
Only partially, the middle of cemetery is fenced. There is a metal mesh fence about 1.2m high.
Preservation condition
Unfenced Jewish cemetery
General site condition
The preserved tombstones are located only in the fenced part in the centre of the cemetery. There are no signs of matzevot in the rest of the area. The majority of the tombstones are partly preserved, most of them have missing pieces, or their inscription have become unreadable. The site is not forested or overgrown and as such the tombstones are easy to find and reach.
Number of existing gravestones
97. The tombstones are in the centre of the cemetery, most of them are fragments or have missing pieces.
Date of oldest tombstone
1913
Date of newest tombstone
1943
Urgency of erecting a fence
High
Land ownership
Other
Preserved construction on site
No
Drone surveys
Yes

Historical overview