Surveys in Moldova

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Teleneshti Old Jewish Cemetery

Drone survey :
Teleneshti Old Jewish Cemetery

Historical map and perimeter :
Teleneshti Old Jewish Cemetery

Country:
Moldova
Region:
None
District:
Teleneshti
Settlement:
Teleneshti
Site Address:
36 Pavel Boțu Street.
GPS coordinates:
47.5025727,28.371267
Perimeter length:
450 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:
The earliest found 1830s
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Medium
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 1830s. It can be found marked on a map of the region from the 1860s. The cemetery was most likely in use until the beginning of the 20th century.