Surveys in Ukraine

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Chernelytsya New Jewish Cemetery

Drone survey :
Chernelytsya New Jewish Cemetery
Historical map and perimeter :
Chernelytsya New Jewish Cemetery

Country:
Ukraine
Region:
Ivano-Frankivsk
District:
Horodenka
Settlement:
Chernelytsya New
Site Address:
To reach the cemetery, turn onto the field road next to the house at 5, Dovbusha Street. Proceed for 300 metres. The cemetery is located on the right of the road.
GPS coordinates:
48.81361,25.41166
Perimeter length:
183 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
No
Type and height of existing fence:
No fence
General Site Condition:
Unfenced Jewish cemetery. The cemetery is slightly overgrown.
Number of existing gravestones:
30
Date of Oldest Tombstone:
1906
Date of Newest Tombstone:
1915
Urgency of erecting a fence:
High
Traces of Vandalism:
Yes. The gravestones are burned. Probably, locals are stealing gravestones.
Land Ownership:
State
Drone surveys:
Yes

The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. First, it appears on Austrian maps of the 1880s. It can be assumed that the cemetery already existed during that period. The oldest gravestone relates to the early 20th century.