Surveys

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Kalarash Municipal Cemetery (Vatamaneasa) - Jewish Section

Perimeter map:

Kalarash Municipal Cemetery (Vatamaneasa) - Jewish Section map

Country:
Moldova
Region:
None
Settlement:
Vatamaneasa
Site Address:
From the last houses of Vatamaneasa village, proceed south along the R44 road for 420 metres and turn right to the municipal cemetery. The Jewish section in located in the northern part of the cemetery, straight ahead from the cemetery gates.
GPS coordinates:
47.23929, 28.27669
Perimeter length:
83 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
No
Type and height of existing fence:
The municipal cemetery is surrounded by a concrete wall in the front, and a metal mesh fence from the back. The Jewish section within the cemetery is not separately fenced.
General Site Condition:
The Jewish section is maintained and operating.
Number of existing gravestones:
40
Date of Oldest Tombstone:
1987
Date of Newest Tombstone:
2018
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Fence is not needed
Land Ownership:
Municipality/Property of local community
Specific Threats:
500 metres from the cemetery, there is a marked Jewish mass grave from the Holocaust (GPS coordinates 47.24058, 28.284779).
Drone surveys:
No