Lokhvytsya Old Jewish Cemetery
Starting opposite the “Avias” petrol station on Heroiv Ukrainy Street (formerly Lenin Street) at the exit of the village, turn towards the “Finnish quarter” and proceed northwest for 200 metres, then turn left to find the cemetery.
Is the cemetery demolished
Type and height of existing fence
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
Unfenced Jewish cemetery. The cemetery is severely overgrown with trees, bushes, and tall grass, leaving the tombstones nearly inaccessible. Clearance and fencing are required.
Number of existing gravestones
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
Preserved construction on site
The exact year of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. The cemetery is shown of the Russian toporgaphic map of 1860s and later on RKKA map of 1941. It can be assumed that the cemetery emerged in early or mid-19th century. It was used until 1960s.