Taurage Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Lithuania
Region
Taurage County
District
Taurage
Settlement
Taurage
Site address
Taurage Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
55.241061, 22.286000
Perimeter length
270 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 site is located in the front lawn of private houses.
Number of existing gravestones
No tombstones preserved.
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
Low
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
There is monument dedicated to a historic Jewish cemetery and the people buried therein.
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. Today, no visible traces of the cemetery or its boundaries remain, save for the recently erected monument marking its location.

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