Surveys in Moldova

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Tiraspol Old Jewish Cemetery

Historical map and perimeter :
Tiraspol Old Jewish Cemetery

Country:
Moldova
Region:
Transnistria
Settlement:
Tiraspol
Site Address:
196-210 January 9th Street.
GPS coordinates:
46.8426213,29.6308483
Is the cemetery demolished:
Yes. The cemetery was demolished after WWII.
Type and height of existing fence:
No fence
General Site Condition:
Demolished and overbuilt Jewish cemetery. The site is now occupied by a brandy distillery.
Number of existing gravestones:
No tombstones preserved
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Low
Land Ownership:
Private
Drone surveys:
No

The exact period of the cemetery’s foundation is unknown. However, it can be found marked on maps of the region from the 1860s, 1910s, and 1940s. The cemetery was most likely in use until WWII and was subsequently demolished.