Tiraspol Old Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Moldova
Region
Transnistria
District
Settlement
Tiraspol
Site address
Tiraspol Old Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
46.8426213,29.6308483
Perimeter length
Is the cemetery demolished
yes
Type and height of existing fence
No fence
Preservation condition
Demolished and overbuilt Jewish cemetery
General site condition
Demolished and overbuilt Jewish cemetery. The site is now occupied by a brandy distillery.
Number of existing gravestones
No tombstones preserved
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
Low
Land ownership
Private
Preserved construction on site
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

The exact period of the cemetery’s foundation is unknown. However, it can be found marked on maps of the region from the 1860s, 1910s, and 1940s. The cemetery was most likely in use until WWII and was subsequently demolished.