Turya Bystra Jewish Cemetery
The cemetery site is located close to 66 Holovna Street, behind the stadium.
Is the cemetery demolished
Type and height of existing fence
The cemetery is surrounded by a wooden fence with 1 metre tall concrete stanchions.
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
The cemetery site is somewhat overgrown with bushes and tall grass. Clearance is required. Old fence needs to be repaired or replaced.
Number of existing gravestones
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
There is memorial dedicated to undefined burials, the ones not marked with a gravestones and there is memorial plaque over the place with buried pieces of undefined tombstones.
The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. Given the oldest tombstone dates to the mid 19th century, it can be assumed the cemetery was founded around that era. It first appears marked on a cadastral map from 1863.