Surveys in Moldova

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Kalarash Jewish Cemetery

Perimeter map:

Kalarash Jewish Cemetery map

Country:
Moldova
Region:
None
District:
Calarasi
Settlement:
Calarasi
Site Address:
The cemetery is located at the end of Alecu Donici Street.
GPS coordinates:
47.24827, 28.33142
Perimeter length:
735 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
No
Type and height of existing fence:
Yes. The cemetery is surrounded by a metal grid fence of 1.5 metres height, which is partly destroyed.
General Site Condition:
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery. Only the post-WWII part of the cemetery is maintained, and most part of the territory is extremely overgrown.
Number of existing gravestones:
Around 1,500
Date of Oldest Tombstone:
1820
Date of Newest Tombstone:
2008
Urgency of erecting a fence:
No fence needed. The old fence requires repair, as large parts of it are missing.
Traces of Vandalism:
The cemetery bears traces of fire.
Land Ownership:
Municipality/Property of local community
Drone surveys:
Yes