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Stakliskes Jewish Cemetery

Perimeter map :
Stakliskes Jewish Cemetery

Country:
Lituania
Region:
None
District:
Prienai
Settlement:
Stakliskes
Site Address:
Starting in the centre of Stakliskes, proceed north for around 2 kilometres in the direction of Piestuvenai. The cemetery can be found in a field to the left of road 1811, opposite a small settlement.
GPS coordinates:
54.60797, 24.30636
Perimeter length:
350 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
No
Type and height of existing fence:
Type of the fence. The cemetery is protected by a 1 metre tall metal fence.
General Site Condition:
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery. The cemetery site contains some trees and seasonal vegetation.
Number of existing gravestones:
50
Date of Oldest Tombstone:
1866
Date of Newest Tombstone:
1925
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Fence is not needed
Land Ownership:
Municipality/Property of local community
Drone surveys:
Yes

Given the oldest preserved tombstone is dated 1866, it can be inferred the cemetery was founded no later than the mid 19th century.