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Lipany Jewish Cemetery

Country:
Slovakia
Region:
Presov
District:
Sabinov
Settlement:
Lipany
Site Address:
167/19 Poľná, 082 71
GPS coordinates:
49.157464, 20.965383
Perimeter length:
232 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
No. Estimated location only.
Type and height of existing fence:
Type of the fecne. A 2 metre tall concrete fence runs along two sides of the cemetery’s perimeter, while the other two sides are lined with a stone fence.
General Site Condition:
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery. The cemetery is well-maintained.
Number of existing gravestones:
200
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Fence is not needed
Land Ownership:
Municipality/Property of local community
Drone surveys:
Yes

The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. Given the tombstones on the site date between the latter half of the 19th century and the beginning of the 20th, it can be assumed the cemetery was in use at this point.