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Lozin Jewish Cemetery

Country:
Slovakia
Region:
Kosice
District:
Michalovce
Settlement:
Lozin
Site Address:
154, Lozin street.
GPS coordinates:
48.66367, 21.83878
Perimeter length:
87 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
No
Type and height of existing fence:
Type of the fence. The cemetery is surrounded by an old grid fence.
General Site Condition:
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery. The cemetery is located on a private estate, separated from the estate by a metal grid fence.
Number of existing gravestones:
Around 15
Date of Oldest Tombstone:
1887
Date of Newest Tombstone:
1913
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Low. The cemetery site shares its land with a private house. It is used as a fruit garden and a pasture for geese. The cemetery adjoints to a private house. It is used as a fruit garden and geese pasture.
Land Ownership:
Private. Part of a private yard.
Specific Threats:
It may be used for agricultural purposes.
Drone surveys:
Yes

The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. Given the oldest preserved tombstone dates to 1887, it can be inferred it was founded no later than the late 19th century.