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BAD GANDERSHEIM formerly GANDERSHEIM: 37581 Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen) (Gerz, Peters).

DISTRICT: Northeim.

LOCATION OF CEMETERY: An der Wiek.

IN USE: From 1777 until 1921.

NUMBER OF GRAVESTONES: 39 in 1986 and 36 in 1989/90. Oldest datable gravestone 1818.

DOCUMENTATION:

PUBLICATIONS:

NOTES:

  • This cemetery was laid waste in 1939 and gravestones toppled or smashed. 39 gravestones were subsequently re-erected but it is uncertain whether they are all in their original places today.
  • Reference to the existence here of a cemetery during the Middle Ages in Germania Judaica III/1, page 421.

SOURCE: University of Heidelberg and Historisches Handbuch, pages 591-595 (DNB).

(Researched and translated from German May 2009)

Last Updated on Monday, 13 July 2009 14:53