Surveys

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Borshchiv Old Jewish Cemetery

Drone survey:

Perimeter map:

Country:
Ukraine
Region:
Ternopyl
District:
Borshchiv
Settlement:
Borshchiv
Site Address:
The cemetery is located adjacent to 48, Gnizdovskogo Street.
GPS coordinates:
48.80613, 26.03938
Perimeter length:
194 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
Yes
Type and height of existing fence:
No fence
General Site Condition:
Demolished and overbuilt Jewish cemetery. The cemetery site is overbuilt with a bakery.
Number of existing gravestones:
No tombstones preserved
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Fence is not needed
Land Ownership:
Private
Drone surveys:
Yes

Information on the cemetery’s establishment is not available, but according to Yizkor, it was founded at the end of the 19th century. Presumably, the cemetery was operating until WWII, and was demolished and overbuilt afterwards.