Svatuse Old Jewish Cemetery
Svatuse old Jewish Cemetery
Is the cemetery demolished
Type and height of existing fence
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
Unfenced Jewish cemetery. The cemetery is located in a densely wooded area behind an abandoned house. The site requires clearance.
Number of existing gravestones
The ESJF survey team were unable to find any. However, according to locals, at least 2 matzevot should remain on the site.
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. Given it appears on an Austro-Hungarian map of the region from the 1880s, it was most likely founded no later than the late 19th century.