židovský hrbitov / the Jewish cemetery, Košetice, Czech republic
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Noe1
N 49° 33.124 E 015° 07.724
33U E 509311 N 5488836
Quick Description: Jewish cemetery of unknown age. The oldest legible tombstones from the 17th century. The last burial before the 1943.
Location: Kraj Vysočina, Czechia
Date Posted: 5/17/2012 1:19:47 AM
Waymark Code: WMEEHM
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Raine
Views: 61

Long Description:
Hrbitov sloužil náboženské obci z Košetic a okolních vsí. Datum vzniku hrbitova není doloženo, nejstarší citelné náhrobky pocházejí ze 17. století. Na hrbitove se dochovaly asi 3 desítky náhrobku, poslední z poloviny 20. století. Hrbitov je obehnán nízkou zídkou s brankou, na severní strane je zídka prerušena v místech, kde stávala obradní sín. Z obradní síne zustala pouze hromada rozvalin.

The cemetery served the religious community Košetice and surrounding villages. Date of establishing the cemetery is not supported by written documents, the oldest legible tombstones from the 17th century. About 3 dozen tombstones are preserved, the last from the half of the 20th century. The cemetery is surrounded by a low wall with a gate on the north side of the wall is interrupted in places where it became a ceremonial hall. The ceremonial meeting hall, leaving only ruins.
Earliest Burial: Not listed

Latest Burial: Not listed

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