|LORRACH: LÖRRACH, LOERRACH (Tumringen and Fischingen)|
47°37' N, 07°40' E. in far SW Germany near the Swiss and French borders.
Old Jewish Cemetery: From 1670 to 1902, burials were held here at the northern foot des Schädelbergweges..The cemetery was badly damaged in 1940, to be leveled after 1945. About 20 gravestones, surface 22.81 a with a sign. The cemetery also was used by Jews from Tumringen and Fischingen to 1865.. In 1891, construction of a new Jewish cemetery started immediately. [Mar 2013]
New Jewish Cemetery: Following closure of the old Jewish cemetery in Lörrach in 1891, construction of a new Jewish cemetery started immediately in the municipal cemetery (Brombacher Strasse/ Bächlinweg). This cemetery area of 20.11 a and substantially expanded a few years ago. [Mar 2013]
79539 and 79540 Baden-Württemberg (Gerz, Peters).
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|Last Updated on Sunday, 17 March 2013 19:42|