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Butrimonys Jewish Cemetery

Drone survey :

Perimeter map :
Butrimonys Jewish Cemetery

Country:
Lituania
Region:
None
District:
Alytus
Settlement:
Butrimonys
Site Address:
The cemetery is located to the southwest of Road 4706, opposite the Christian cemetery.
GPS coordinates:
54.50188, 24.24327
Perimeter length:
480 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
No
Type and height of existing fence:
Type of the fence. The cemetery is surrounded by a 0.8 metre tall metal fence.
General Site Condition:
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery. There is some seasonal vegetation and tree growth on the cemetery site.
Number of existing gravestones:
120
Date of Oldest Tombstone:
1887
Date of Newest Tombstone:
1915
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Fence is not needed
Land Ownership:
Municipality/Property of local community
Drone surveys:
Yes

Given the oldest preserved tombstone dates to 1887, it can be inferred the cemetery was founded no later than the late 19th century.