Surveys

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Borshchiv New Jewish Cemetery

Perimeter map:

Country:
Ukraine
Region:
Ternopyl
District:
Borshchiv
Settlement:
Borshchiv
Site Address:
The cemetery site is located at the intersection of Makoveya Street and Shevchenka Street.
GPS coordinates:
48.80637, 26.02307
Perimeter length:
445 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
Yes
Type and height of existing fence:
No fence
General Site Condition:
Demolished and overbuilt Jewish cemetery. The site is overbuilt with a stadium.
Number of existing gravestones:
No tombstones preserved
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Fence is not needed
Land Ownership:
Property of local community/municipality
Mass Graves on Site:
There is a memorial to a mass grave on the north-western side of the site.
Drone surveys:
Yes

Information on the cemetery’s establishment is not available, but according to Yizkor books, the new cemetery of Borshiv was established in the 1930s. Presumably, the cemetery was operating until WWII and demolished in the 1980s.