Surveys in Greece

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Larissa New Jewish Cemetery

Perimeter map:

Larissa New Jewish Cemetery map

Country:
Greece
Region:
Thessaly
District:
Larissa
Settlement:
Larissa
Site Address:
The cemetery is adjacent to the Larissa municipal cemetery. The entrance to the cemetery is located at the intersection of Alexandroupoleos Street and Akadimias Street, near the house at 2, Akadimias Street.
GPS coordinates:
39.62614, 22.42062
Perimeter length:
278 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
No
Type and height of existing fence:
The cemetery is fenced with a masonry fence of 1.5 to 2.5 metres height.
General Site Condition:
The operating Jewish cemetery is in good condition and under the care of the local Jewish community. It seems that some graves from the old cemetery have been reburied here.
Number of existing gravestones:
Around 500
Date of Oldest Tombstone:
1866/5626. This gravestone has presumably been taken from another cemetery. One of the tombstones dates from before 1840 (?תק) and was presumably also brought here from another cemetery.
Date of Newest Tombstone:
2017
Urgency of erecting a fence:
The cemetery is fenced.
Land Ownership:
Property of local community
Preserved Construction on Site:
There is an inventory shed on the cemetery site.
Drone surveys:
Yes