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Thessaloniki New Jewish Cemetery
Site Address:The cemetery is located at the corner of Karaoli & Dimitriou Street and Dendropotamou Street.
GPS coordinates:40.66496, 22.93036
Perimeter length:578 metres
Type and height of existing fence:The cemetery is surrounded by a masonry fence with a metal grid of up to 3 metres height.
General Site Condition:The operating cemetery is well-maintained.
Number of existing gravestones:Around 1000
Date of Oldest Tombstone:1952
Date of Newest Tombstone:2018
Urgency of erecting a fence:Fence is not needed. The cemetery is fenced.
Land Ownership:Jewish Community of Thessaloniki
Preserved Construction on Site:There is a beit-tahara on the cemetery site, as well as a memorial to Holocaust victims, constructed in 1968. The cemetery also houses a memorial to Thessaloniki’s old and destroyed Jewish cemetery.