Veroia Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Greece
Region
Central Macedonia
District
Imathia
Settlement
Veroia
Site address
Veroia Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
40.52489, 22.19645
Perimeter length
453 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
yes
Type and height of existing fence
No fence
Preservation condition
Unknown
General site condition
On the territory of the former cemetery there is now a stadium, a car park as well as several residential buildings. In 1989, the municipality laid out dozens of the preserved gravestones behind the eastern stand of the stadium.
Number of existing gravestones
91. The remaining tombstones have been laid on the ground behind the eastern stand of the stadium.
Date of oldest tombstone
1725
Date of newest tombstone
1930
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Municipality
Preserved construction on site
There is a small stone building including a memorial plate to the cemetery over its door, constructed by municipality on the stadium territory. Its purpose is unknown.
Drone surveys
Yes

Historical overview