Surveys in Moldova

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Floreshti Jewish Cemetery

Drone survey :
Floreshti Jewish Cemetery

Floreshti Jewish Cemetery

Perimeter map :
Floreshti Jewish Cemetery

Country:
Moldova
Region:
None
District:
Florești
Settlement:
Florești
Site Address:
19 Eternității Street.
GPS coordinates:
47.88607, 28.32391
Perimeter length:
265 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
No
Type and height of existing fence:
Type of the fence. The cemetery is surrounded by a stone wall, which is in need of repair.
General Site Condition:
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
Number of existing gravestones:
Approximately 500
Date of Oldest Tombstone:
1920s
Date of Newest Tombstone:
2003
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Fence is not needed. Needs repair.
Land Ownership:
Municipality/Property of local community
Drone surveys:
Yes

The exact period of the cemetery’s foundation is unknown. According to epigraphic data, it already existed in the beginning of the 20th century. The cemetery is still in use, and was surveyed by Yefim Kogan of JewishGen in 2017.