Sokyrnytsya Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Zakarpattia
District
Khust
Settlement
Sokyrnytsya
Site address
Sokyrnytsya Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
48.12125, 23.37743
Perimeter length
241 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. The cemetery is severely overgrown. It requires clearing. The fence is in good condition.
Number of existing gravestones
150
Date of oldest tombstone
1855
Date of newest tombstone
1986
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
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, but it can be assumed that it emerged in the 19th century. It first appears on cadastral maps of 1865. The cemetery site is fenced.