Surveys

ESJF 2019/20 surveys in five European countries

Veroia Jewish Cemetery

Perimeter map:

Veroia Jewish Cemetery map

Country:
Greece
Region:
Central Macedonia
Settlement:
Veroia
Site Address:
The cemetery was located between the Akropoleos Street and Kimonos Street. Today there is a stadium on the site.
GPS coordinates:
40.52489, 22.19645
Perimeter length:
453 metres
Is the cemetery demolished:
Yes
Type and height of existing fence:
No fence
General Site Condition:
On the territory of the former cemetery there is now a stadium, a car park as well as several residential buildings. In 1989, the municipality laid out dozens of the preserved gravestones behind the eastern stand of the stadium.
Number of existing gravestones:
91. The remaining tombstones have been laid on the ground behind the eastern stand of the stadium.
Date of Oldest Tombstone:
1725
Date of Newest Tombstone:
1930
Urgency of erecting a fence:
Fence is not needed. The cemetery is overbuilt.
Land Ownership:
Municipality
Preserved Construction on Site:
There is a small stone building including a memorial plate to the cemetery over its door, constructed by municipality on the stadium territory. Its purpose is unknown.
Drone surveys:
Yes