Stara Synyava Old Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Khmelnytskyy
District
Stara Syniava
Settlement
Stara Synyava
Site address
Stara Synyava Old Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
49.59771,27.62226
Perimeter length
323 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 is partly used for private gardening and cattle grazing. ESJF expedition found human bones that stick out of the ground on a small hill on the site.
Number of existing gravestones
No tombstones preserved. There are some gravestones' remnants without inscription.
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
Low
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 was not marked on old maps. It is unknown when the cemetery was demolished. There are no visible traces of the cemetery and its boundaries today. Only some remnants of gravestones were found on the site.