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Husyatyn Oldest Jewish Cemetery

Drone survey :
Husyatyn Oldest Jewish Cemetery
Husyatyn Oldest Jewish Cemetery
Husyatyn Oldest Jewish Cemetery
Perimeter map :
Husyatyn Oldest Jewish Cemetery
Country:
Ukraine
Region:
Khmelnytskyy
District:
Chemerivtsi
Settlement:
Husyatyn
Site Address:
To reach the cemetery, proceed for about 340 metres in the northern direction on Radyans’ka Street from the bridge over the Zbruch River. Turn right onto the dirt road, and proceed for 240 metres. The cemetery is located on the right of the road.
GPS coordinates:
49.07650,26.21355
Perimeter length:
686 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
Yes
Type and height of existing fence:
No fence
General Site Condition:
Demolished and overbuilt Jewish cemetery. Privat houses are built over the western, northern and eastern parts of the cemetery. The central part is used for private gardening.
Number of existing gravestones:
No tombstones preserved
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Low
Land Ownership:
Municipality/Property of local community
Drone surveys:
Yes

The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. It was not marked on old maps. According to locals, the cemetery was demolished in the 1950s and 1960s and later built over. There are no visible traces of the cemetery and its boundaries.