Ustya Zelene Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Ternopyl
District
Monastyrys’ka
Settlement
Ustya Zelene
Site address
Ustya Zelene Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
49.02195, 24.96368
Perimeter length
345 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 severely overgrown. It requires clearing and re-fencing.
Number of existing gravestones
200
Date of oldest tombstone
1869 (oldest found by ESJF expedition)
Date of newest tombstone
1944 (latest found by ESJF expedition)
Urgency of erecting a fence
Medium
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
There is a holocaust memorial on the site. Presumably, there is a beit-tahara on the site.
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. According to the dates on preserved gravestones, it can be assumed that the cemetery already existed in the mid-19th century.