Bricheny Jewish Cemetery
No administrative division by regions
When taking the eastern route out of town via Sportiva Street, the cemetery can be found on the left side of the road.
Is the cemetery demolished
Type and height of existing fence
The cemetery’s newer section is fenced.
Unfenced Jewish cemetery
General site condition
The older section of the cemetery is overgrown with woodland.
Number of existing gravestones
2,000-3,000. Part of the cemetery is in the forest.
Date of oldest tombstone
The oldest tombstone found dates to the 1810s
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
The exact period of the cemetery’s foundation is unknown. However, according to epigraphic data, the cemetery already existed by the end of the 18th century. It can be found marked on maps of the region from 1875 and the 1910s. The cemetery is still in use, and was restored in 2014 by Yefim Kogan of JewishGen.