Verkhniy Studenyy lower Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Zakarpattia
District
Mizhhirya
Settlement
Verkhniy Studenyy
Site address
Verkhniy Studenyy lower Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
48.718931, 23.362857
Perimeter length
115 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 and the fence is in excellent condition. No specific work is required.
Number of existing gravestones
44
Date of oldest tombstone
1820
Date of newest tombstone
1933
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. However, given the dates on the preserved tombstones, it can be assumed the cemetery was founded in the first half of the 19th century. It first appears marked on a cadastral map from 1864.

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