Surveys in Greece

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Thessaloniki Old Jewish Cemetery

Perimeter map:

Thessaloniki Old Jewish Cemetery map

Country:
Greece
Region:
Central Macedonia
District:
Thessaloniki
Settlement:
Thessaloniki
Site Address:
The cemetery was located at the site of Aristotle University campus between Egnatia Street and Agiou Dimitriou Street. Today’s monument is located on the territory of the University, 140 metres from the gate from the side of Agiou Dimitriou street, on the right from the main valley.
GPS coordinates:
40.6310741, 22.9590959
Perimeter length:
The cemetery’s territory is indicated approximately. Further research is required for a more exact delineation.
Is the cemetery demolished:
Yes
Type and height of existing fence:
No fence
General Site Condition:
Demolished and overbuilt Jewish cemetery. The site of the former cemetery is now a university campus.
Number of existing gravestones:
There are five broken tombstones on the site, which are used as part of the cemetery memorial.
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Fence is not needed. The cemetery is overbuilt.
Land Ownership:
Municipality
Drone surveys:
No. Local opposition to flying drones.