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Kezmarok Jewish Cemetery

Country:
Slovakia
Region:
Presov
District:
Kezmarok
Settlement:
Kezmarok
Site Address:
Tehelňa street, 060 01 Kežmarok.
GPS coordinates:
49.14591, 20.428294
Perimeter length:
210 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
No. Estimated location only.
Type and height of existing fence:
Type of the fence. Yes, the cemetery is surrounded by a concrete fence
General Site Condition:
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery. The cemetery is well-maintained. No specific work is required.
Number of existing gravestones:
200
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Fence is not needed. The cemetery is already surrounded by a concrete fence.
Land Ownership:
Municipality/Property of local community
Preserved Construction on Site:
The site contains an Ohel belonging to local Rabbi, Abraham Grünburg.
Drone surveys:
Yes

There is little available information on the cemetery’s establishment. The tombstones on the cemetery date between the 19th and 20th centuries. An Ohel belonging to Rabbi Abraham Grünburg is located directly opposite the entrance gate. Burials on the cemetery were separated by gender.