Rotmistrivka Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Site address
In front of 3, Pervomays'ka Street.
GPS coordinates
49.1383, 31.71218
Perimeter length
247 metres. Perimeter is approximate.
Is the cemetery demolished
Type and height of existing fence
The cemetery site is surrounded by a wooden fence with a metal gate on its front side, with chain link fencing on its other sides. The fence belongs to the owners of the surrounding land and most likely does not mark the clear boundaries of the former cemetery.
Preservation condition
Demolished Jewish cemetery that has not been built over
General site condition
The majority of the cemetery was demolished. The preserved fragments are stored next to the ohel. There are some abandoned buildings around the site of the former cemetery, but it is now mostly used for private gardening.
Number of existing gravestones
3 (fragments). Two fragments with inscriptions were found, away from their original places. One bears a legible date.
Date of oldest tombstone
The only found is dated 1929
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
Land ownership
Preserved construction on site
There is an ohel dedicated to Yohanan Tvers'kyy.
Drone surveys

Historical overview

The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. According to the date on the remnants of matzevot, the cemetery already existed in the first half of the 20th century. It first appears on an old Russian map of the region, and later on a Polish one.

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