Surveys

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Bobryk Pershyy Jewish Cemetery

Perimeter map :
Bobryk Pershii perimeter

Country:
Ukraine
Region:
Odessa
Settlement:
Bobryk Pershyy
Site Address:
Before entering Bobryk Pershyy from the west, turn to the left in direction to the lake and the dam. Drive 800 metres north to the dam and turn left before it, driving around the fence of a parking lot and onto the field road behind it. From the fence, drive along the field road for 470 metres to the west, turn right to the north and head straight for another 4.1 kilometres along the field road without turning. The cemetery was located at the site of the field on the left side of the road.
GPS coordinates:
47.94335, 30.11083
Perimeter length:
413 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 site is used as a field.
Number of existing gravestones:
No tombstones preserved.
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Low. There are no traces of the cemetery, and its delineation is problematic.
Land Ownership:
The territory is presumably private property.
Drone surveys:
No. The territory is presumably private property.

The only information known about the cemetery come from local knowledge. It is not marked on old topographic maps. Presumably, it was destroyed during or after WWII.

Little is known about the Jewish community of Bobryk Pershyy. According to the census, there were 48 Jews living there in 1879. The fate of the local Jews during WWII is unknown.