Surveys

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Kam'yanets'-Podil's'kyy Bilanivka Jewish Cemetery

Drone survey :
Kam'yanets'-Podil's'kyy Bilanivka Jewish Cemetery
Historical map and perimeter :
Kam'yanets'-Podil's'kyy Bilanivka Jewish Cemetery

Country:
Ukraine
Region:
Khmelnytskyy
District:
Kam'yanets'-Podil's'kyy
Settlement:
Kam'yanets'-Podil's'kyy
Site Address:
The cemetery is located on the crossroads of the Hordiichuka Street and Serhiya Bondarchuka Street.
GPS coordinates:
48.69456, 26.55973
Perimeter length:
960 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
No
Type and height of existing fence:
Type of the fence. The front side is surrounded by a metal fence.
General Site Condition:
Unfenced Jewish cemetery. The new part of the cemetery is well-maintained. The old part is severely overgrown. It requires clearing. The cemetery maintenance and restoration of gravestones are sponsored by local authorities. The northern, southern and western sides of the cemetery should be fenced.
Number of existing gravestones:
1000. Vegetation on the site does not allow to establish the exact number of gravestones.
Date of Oldest Tombstone:
1904
Date of Newest Tombstone:
1963
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Medium
Land Ownership:
Municipality/Property of local community
Preserved Construction on Site:
There is a Holocaust memorial on the cemetery site.
Drone surveys:
Yes

The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. It was marked on maps since the 1870s, so most likely the cemetery emerged during that period. The oldest gravestone relates to the early 20th century.