Surveys

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Baimaklia Jewish Cemetery

Perimeter map:

Baimaklia Jewish Cemetery map

 

Country:
Moldova
Region:
None
District:
Căușeni
Settlement:
Baimaclia
Site Address:
From the Taraklia village centre (the crossroads of the main street and the road to Kaushany), proceed along the main street to the north (in the direction of Baimaklia) for 720 metres. Turn left, and after 320 metres, turn right and proceed for 430 metres. The cemetery site is situated on the wooded hill on the left from the road, behind the houses.
GPS coordinates:
46.57947, 29.10115
Perimeter length:
466 metres (estimated). Further research is required for an exact delineation.
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.
Number of existing gravestones:
No tombstones preserved.
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Low
Land Ownership:
Forestry establishment

According to local elderly people, the Jewish cemetery was located on what today is a wooded hill. During the 1960s and 1970s, it was demolished. The site was intended for construction, which was ultimately not carried out.