Surveys in Ukraine

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Zalishchyky Jewish Cemetery

Drone survey :
Zalishchyky Jewish Cemetery

Zalishchyky Jewish Cemetery

Zalishchyky Jewish Cemetery

Perimeter map :
Zalishchyky Jewish Cemetery

Country:
Ukraine
Region:
Ternopyl
District:
Zalishchyky
Settlement:
Zalishchyky
Site Address:
The cemetery is located opposite the house at 16, Ivana Franka Street.
GPS coordinates:
48.64350, 25.72702
Perimeter length:
556 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
Yes
Type and height of existing fence:
No fence
General Site Condition:
Demolished Jewish cemetery that has not been built over. The cemetery was demolished. Its northern and eastern parts are partly overbuilt. The other parts of the site are wastelands. Remnants of gravestones were returned to the site. The site requires fencing.
Number of existing gravestones:
100
Date of Oldest Tombstone:
1844 (oldest found by ESJF expedition)
Date of Newest Tombstone:
1855 (latest found by ESJF expedition)
Urgency of erecting a fence:
High
Traces of Vandalism:
Yes. Some remnants of gravestones were vandalised.
Land Ownership:
Municipality/Property of local community
Drone surveys:
Yes

The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. Presumably, the cemetery was established in the early 19th century. The oldest preserved gravestone relates to the mid-19th century.