Surveys

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Astey Jewish Cemetery

Drone survey:

Historical map and perimeter:

Country:
Ukraine
Region:
Zakarpattia
District:
Berehove
Settlement:
Astey
Site Address:
15, Druzhby Narodiv Street. The cemetery is located on the opposite side of the road.
GPS coordinates:
48.16987, 22.60429
Perimeter length:
103 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
No
Type and height of existing fence:
The cemetery is surrounded by a metal mesh fence of two metres height with metal gates on brick pillars, constructed by ESJF in June 2016.
General Site Condition:
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery. The cemetery is well-maintained. The fence is in excellent condition.
Number of existing gravestones:
8
Date of Oldest Tombstone:
1895
Date of Newest Tombstone:
1933
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Fence is not needed
Land Ownership:
Municipality
Drone surveys:
Yes

The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown, but it can be assumed that it emerged in the 19th century. It first appears on cadastral maps from 1865. The cemetery was fenced by ESJF in June 2016.