Strazske Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Slovakia
Region
Kosice
District
Strážske
Settlement
Strážske
Site address
Strazske Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
48.88636, 21.83305
Perimeter length
339 meters
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
No fence
Preservation condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
Unfenced Jewish cemetery. The cemetery is severely overgrown.
Number of existing gravestones
The dense overgrowing does not allow to find the tombstones. The clearing can reveal matsevot. Locals asserted there are gravestones here.
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
High
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
No
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

The cemetery is not marked on the Austro-Hungarian map of 1880s, but it appears on the map of 1938. According to IAJGS, there were over 20 readable tombstones in 2009. Probably, it existed in the first half of the 20th century.

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