Surveys in Greece

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Volos Old Jewish Cemetery

Perimeter map:

Volos Old Jewish Cemetery map

Country:
Greece
Region:
Thessaly
District:
Magnesia
Settlement:
Volos
Site Address:
The cemetery was located between Neapoleos Street, Santarossa Street, Tompazi Street, and Stratigou Kallergi Street.
GPS coordinates:
39.36071, 22.92791
Perimeter length:
Perimeter around 480 metres. The cemetery’s borders are defined according to the chairman of the local community. 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 former cemetery site is overbuilt, with low-rise private houses situated on the territory.
Number of existing gravestones:
No tombstones preserved on the site. Around 40 tombstones, dating from 1866 to 1918, were brought to the Volos New Jewish cemetery.
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Fence is not needed. The cemetery site is overbuilt.
Land Ownership:
municipality
Drone surveys:
Yes