Surveys in Moldova

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Kishinev Jewish section on St. Lazarus Doina municipal cemetery

Perimeter map :
Kishinev Jewish section on St. Lazarus ("Doina") municipal cemetery

Country:
Moldova
Region:
Kishinev
District:
Kishinev
Settlement:
Kishinev
Site Address:
“Doina cemetery”, 189 Doina Street.
GPS coordinates:
47.068862, 28.832159
Perimeter length:
N/A
Is the cemetery demolished:
No
Type and height of existing fence:
Type of the fence. The municipal cemetery as a whole is fenced; however, there are no fences separating the Jewish sections from the rest of the gravestones.
General Site Condition:
Jewish sections within municipal cemetery. The Jewish graves are scattered about the municipal cemetery. It is protected by the municipality, and the gravestones are cleaned and maintained by relatives of the deceased.
Number of existing gravestones:
Approximately 15,000
Date of Oldest Tombstone:
1960s
Date of Newest Tombstone:
2019
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Low
Land Ownership:
Municipality/Property of local community
Drone surveys:
No. Permission has not yet been granted by the authorities, but surveys may be carried out at a later date.

The cemetery on Doyna Street was established in 1966. It contains 21 Jewish sections (№ 41, 42, 60, 61, 62, 65, 66, 78, 79, 81, 94, 101, 108, 124, 126, 128, 129, 146, 165, 179, 188) and is still in use.