Surveys in Moldova

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Chinisheutsi New Jewish Cemetery

Perimeter map:

Chinisheutsi New Jewish Cemetery map

Country:
Moldova
Region:
None
District:
Rezina
Settlement:
Ciniseuti
Site Address:
From the House of Culture, located on the central square of Chinisheutsi, proceed north-east along the street leading to the Christian cemetery for 520 metres. Then, turn left and continue on for 330 metres, turn right and proceed for 90 metres to the north. The cemetery is on the left side of the road.
GPS coordinates:
47.70123, 28.85843
Perimeter length:
105 metres
Type and height of existing fence:
No fence
General Site Condition:
Unfenced Jewish cemetery
Number of existing gravestones:
30 gravestones. 20 of the tombstones are broken. Only a few have preserved inscriptions.
Date of Oldest Tombstone:
1949 (oldest tombstone found by ESJF expedition)
Date of Newest Tombstone:
1950
Urgency of erecting a fence:
High
Land Ownership:
Municipality/Property of local community
Specific Threats:
The cemetery is threatened by possible tombstone theft, and of the site is at risk of being used for construction or agriculture.
Drone surveys:
Yes