Surveys in Greece

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Larissa Old Jewish Cemetery

Perimeter map:

Larissa Old Jewish Cemetery map

Country:
Greece
Region:
Thessaly
District:
Larissa
Settlement:
Larissa
Site Address:
The cemetery was presumably located between Agias Triadas Street, Agchialou Street, Pentelikou Street and Giagkou Street.
GPS coordinates:
39.62826, 22.39617
Perimeter length:
Perimeter presumably around 1,000 metres. Further research is required for an exact delineation.
Is the cemetery demolished:
Yes
Type and height of existing fence:
No fence
General Site Condition:
The cemetery was demolished in 1900 and the site was later built up. Today, there is a gymnasium as well as low- and high-rise residential buildings on the former cemetery site. Part of the territory which is not built up is used as a car park.
Number of existing gravestones:
No tombstones preserved.
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Fence is not needed. The cemetery is overbuilt.
Land Ownership:
Municipality
Drone surveys:
Yes