Volos New Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Greece
Region
Thessaly
District
Magnesia
Settlement
Volos
Site address
Volos New Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
39.37747, 22.94071
Perimeter length
342 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
The operational cemetery is fenced and protected. It is cared for by the Jewish community and is in good condition.
Number of existing gravestones
698. The gravestones are marked with numbered stone plates. Around 40 tombstones, dating back from 1866 to 1918, were brought from Volos Old Jewish cemetery.
Date of oldest tombstone
1866 (oldest tombstone found by ESJF expedition)
Date of newest tombstone
2019
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
A gatehouse and a memorial to Holocaust victims are situated on the cemetery site.
Drone surveys
Yes

Historical overview

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