Surveys in Moldova

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Kremenchug Jewish Cemetery

Historical map and perimeter :
Kremenchug Jewish Cemetery

Country:
Moldova
Region:
None
District:
Soroca
Settlement:
Kremenchug
Site Address:
Follow the highway (L96). After passing Sobari to the North, continue for roughly 2 kilometres. The cemetery can be found in the woodlands on the hill overlooking Kremenchug.
GPS coordinates:
48.26922, 28.07956
Perimeter length:
198 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
No
Type and height of existing fence:
No fence
General Site Condition:
Unfenced Jewish cemetery. Abandoned cemetery in a forested area, overgrown with vegetation and trees.
Number of existing gravestones:
20
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Medium
Land Ownership:
Forestry establishment.
Drone surveys:
Yes

The exact period of the cemetery’s foundation is unknown. However, it can be found marked on a map of the region from 1872. The cemetery was most likely in use until WWII.