Kaharlyk Jewish cemetery
Kaharlyk Jewish Cemetery
Is the cemetery demolished
Type and height of existing fence
The cemetery has a fence installed in September 2015 by ESJF.
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery. Both the cemetery site and the road leading to it are severely overgrown with bushes and tall grass. Clearance is required. The fence is in excellent condition.
Number of existing gravestones
19. The excessive vegetation on the site precluded an accurate count of the tombstones.
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. Given the oldest preserved tombstone dates to the mid 20th century it can be inferred the cemetery was founded around then. It can first be found marked on a Russian map of the region from the first half of the 20th century. The fence was installed by the ESJF in July 2015.