Surveys in Moldova

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Ryshkani New Jewish Cemetery

Drone survey :
Ryshkani New Jewish Cemetery

Perimeter map :
Ryshkani New Jewish Cemetery

Country:
Moldova
Region:
None
District:
Ryshkani
Settlement:
Ryshkani
Site Address:
1, Independentsei Street.
GPS coordinates:
47.94566 27.57446
Perimeter length:
233 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
No
Type and height of existing fence:
No fence
General Site Condition:
Unfenced Jewish cemetery
Number of existing gravestones:
100
Date of Oldest Tombstone:
1933
Date of Newest Tombstone:
2003
Urgency of erecting a fence:
High
Traces of Vandalism:
Yes, there are multiple broken matzevot, and litter is scattered around the site.
Land Ownership:
Municipality/Property of local community
Drone surveys:
Yes

The cemetery was founded after WWII, and includes some graves which were transferred from the old cemetery. It is still in use.