Surveys in Ukraine

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Mykulychyn Jewish Cemetery

Drone survey :
Mykulychyn Jewish Cemetery
Perimeter map :
Mykulychyn Jewish Cemetery

Country:
Ukraine
Region:
Ivano-Frankivsk
Settlement:
Mykulychyn
Site Address:
The cemetery is located adjacent to the hotel at 59, Velyka Holytsya Street.
GPS coordinates:
48.4026,24.60892
Perimeter length:
85 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
No
Type and height of existing fence:
No fence
General Site Condition:
Unfenced Jewish cemetery. The cemetery is severely overgrown. It requires clearing and fencing. The cemetery is surrounded by private houses.
Number of existing gravestones:
39. Several old gravestones are buried or covered in the vegetation.
Date of Oldest Tombstone:
1862
Date of Newest Tombstone:
1933
Urgency of erecting a fence:
High
Land Ownership:
Property of local community. According to women from the house adjacent to the cemetery, her ancestor sold the site to the Jewish community.
Drone surveys:
Yes

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