Surveys in Ukraine

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Tysmenytsya Oldest Jewish Cemetery

Drone survey :
Tysmenytsya Oldest Jewish Cemetery
Historical map and perimeter :
Tysmenytsya Oldest Jewish Cemetery
Country:
Ukraine
Region:
Ivano-Frankivsk
District:
Tysmenytsia
Settlement:
Tysmenytsya
Site Address:
The cemetery is located on the site of an abandoned factory at 6, Monastyrs'ka Street.
GPS coordinates:
48.90397,24.84923
Perimeter length:
326 metres. The perimeter is approximate.
Is the cemetery demolished:
Yes
Type and height of existing fence:
Type of the fence. The factory is surrounded by an old slate fence of 1.7 metres height.
General Site Condition:
Demolished and overbuilt Jewish cemetery. The factory was built over the cemetery site. It is abandoned today.
Number of existing gravestones:
No tombstones preserved
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Fence is not needed (overbuilt)
Land Ownership:
Municipality/Property of local community
Preserved Construction on Site:
There is an ohel dedicated to Rabbi Yaakov Kopil Hager on the site.
Drone surveys:
Yes

The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. It was not marked on old maps. It is unknown when the cemetery was demolished. Nowadays, there are no visible traces of the cemetery existence, except the recently restored ohel.