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Maly Hores Jewish Cemetery

Perimeter map :
Maly Hores Jewish Cemetery

Country:
Slovakia
Region:
Kosice
District:
Trebišov
Settlement:
Malý Horeš
Site Address:
At the entrance to Malý Horeš from the direction of Kralovsky Chlmec, stop at the petrol station. From here, take the path to the right of the building and proceed for 50 metres into the woods. The cemetery is located to the right.
GPS coordinates:
48.404947, 21.946835
Perimeter length:
70 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
No
Type and height of existing fence:
Type of the fence. The cemetery site is surrounded by a 0.5 metre tall stone wall. Some parts of the wall require restoration.
General Site Condition:
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery. The cemetery as a whole is well-maintained, although the wall requires restoration.
Number of existing gravestones:
27
Date of Oldest Tombstone:
1824
Date of Newest Tombstone:
1930
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Medium
Land Ownership:
Municipality/Property of local community
Drone surveys:
Yes

The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. Given the oldest preserved tombstone dates to 1824, it can be inferred it was founded no later than the early 19th century. It is marked on an Austro-Hungarian map from the 1880s.