Teleneshti Old Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Moldova
Region
No administrative division by regions
District
Teleneshti
Settlement
Teleneshti
Site address
36 Pavel Boțu Street.
GPS coordinates
47.5025727, 28.371267
Perimeter length
450 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
No fence
Preservation condition
Unfenced Jewish cemetery
General site condition
-
Number of existing gravestones
100
Date of oldest tombstone
The earliest found 1830s
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
High
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

The exact period of the cemetery’s foundation is unknown. According to epigraphic data, it already existed in the 1830s. It can be found marked on a map of the region from the 1860s. The cemetery was most likely in use until the beginning of the 20th century.

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