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Borsa Jewish Cemetery

Drone survey :
Borsa Jewish Cemetery
Perimeter map :
Borsa Jewish Cemetery

Country:
Slovakia
Region:
Kosice
District:
Trebisov
Settlement:
Borsa
Site Address:
At the end of Mlynska street.
GPS coordinates:
48.397849, 21.708731
Perimeter length:
98 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
No
Type and height of existing fence:
No fence
General Site Condition:
Unfenced Jewish cemetery. A section of the site is overrun with dense vegetation. A concrete structure, similar in appearance to a fallen column, lies next to the tombstones.
Number of existing gravestones:
2
Date of Oldest Tombstone:
The only legible date is 1938
Urgency of erecting a fence:
High
Land Ownership:
Municipality/Property of local community
Drone surveys:
Yes

The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown, and it does not appear marked on a map of the region from the 1880s. Given the oldest preserved tombstone is dated 1938, it can be assumed the cemetery was founded in the early 20th century.