Khust Old Jewish Cemetery
The cemetery is located opposite to the house at 116, Ostrovs’koho Street.
Is the cemetery demolished
Type and height of existing fence
The cemetery is surrounded by a new concrete fence of two metres height.
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
The cemetery is well-maintained. The fence is in excellent condition.
Number of existing gravestones
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
There is an ohel of Moshe Shik (d. 1879) and Yoel Zvi (d. 1892) on the cemetery site
The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown, but it can be assumed that it emerged in the early 19th century. It first appears on cadastral maps of 1865. The cemetery is fenced.