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Hniezdne Jewish Cemetery

Historical map and perimeter :
Hniezdne Jewish Cemetery

Country:
Slovakia
Region:
Presov
District:
Stará Ľubovňa
Settlement:
Hniezdne
Site Address:
Starting at Stara Lubovna, proceed along road No. 77 towards Forbasy until the first junction in Hniezdne. After 200 metres, turn right and continue to house 132. After this point, the cemetery can be found around 300 metres up the hill.
GPS coordinates:
49.304971, 20.636714
Perimeter length:
89 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
No
Type and height of existing fence:
No fence
General Site Condition:
Unfenced Jewish cemetery. The cemetery site is well-maintained.
Number of existing gravestones:
37
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. However, the tombstones date back to the latter half of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th.