Tauragnai Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Lithuania
Region
Utena
District
Settlement
Tauragnai
Site address
Tauragnai Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
55.43956 25.78166
Perimeter length
187 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 well-maintained. There is some seasonal vegetation on the site .
Number of existing gravestones
nearly 150
Date of oldest tombstone
1890 (the earliest tombstone found by ESJF).
Date of newest tombstone
1908 (the latest tombstone found by ESJF).
Urgency of erecting a fence
Low
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

Given the oldest tombstone is dated 1890, it can be inferred the cemetery was already in use by the late 19th century.

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