Surveys in Ukraine

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Yavoriv Old Jewish Cemetery

Drone survey :
Yavoriv Old Jewish Cemetery
Historical map and perimeter :
Yavoriv Old Jewish Cemetery

Country:
Ukraine
Region:
Lviv
District:
Yavoriv
Settlement:
Yavoriv
Site Address:
The cemetery site is located on the corner of Lvivska Street and Kushpit Street.
GPS coordinates:
49.95108, 23.39825
Perimeter length:
317 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
Yes
Type and height of existing fence:
No fence
General Site Condition:
Demolished and overbuilt Jewish cemetery. The eastern part of the cemetery is overbuilt with a private houses (Lvivs'ka 66, Kushpita 2,4,6). The western part is a an overgrown wasteland.
Number of existing gravestones:
No tombstones preserved
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Fence is not needed (overbuilt)
Land Ownership:
Private
Drone surveys:
Yes

Information on the cemetery’s establishment is not known, but it was marked on maps from the 1880s and 1939. It can be supposed that it was demolished after WWII and later built over.