Surveys in Ukraine

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Halych New Jewish Cemetery

Drone survey :
Halych New Jewish Cemetery
Halych New Jewish Cemetery
Perimeter map :
Halych New Jewish Cemetery

Country:
Ukraine
Region:
Ivano-Frankivsk
District:
Halych
Settlement:
Halych
Site Address:
The cemetery is located opposite the house at 30, Zamkova Street.
GPS coordinates:
49.11258, 24.72566
Perimeter length:
304 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
No
Type and height of existing fence:
Type of the fence. There are remnants of an old metal mesh fence.
General Site Condition:
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery. The cemetery is severely overgrown. The site is used for cattle grazing.
Number of existing gravestones:
38
Date of Oldest Tombstone:
1866
Date of Newest Tombstone:
1931
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Low. The old metal fence requires replacing.
Drone surveys:
Yes

The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. The oldest preserved gravestone relates to the mid 19th century, so it can be assumed that the cemetery emerged during that period. It was not marked on old maps.