US Commission No. POCE000035
Przedborz is located in Piotrkow at 51º05 19º53, 33 km. from Radomsko, 48 km. from Piotrkow. The cemetery is located at Ogrodowa Str. Present town population is 1,000-5,000 with no Jews.
The earliest known Jewish community was 1594. The Orthodox Jewish population was 3749 (in 1921), 63.7%. The isolated suburban site has no sign or marker. Reached by turning directly off a public road, access is open to all. No wall or fence or gate surrounds the cemetery. 100-500 stones date from 1709-20th century. The sandstone finely smoothed and inscribed stones or flat stones with carved relief decoration have Hebrew inscriptions. The cemetery contains no known mass graves or structures. The municipality owns site. The cemetery boundaries have not changed since 1939. Rarely, local residents visit. The cemetery was vandalized during World War II. No maintenance.
Jan Pawet Woronczak, Sandomierska 21m.1; 02-567 Warszawa, tel. 49-54-62 completed survey on 6 Sep 1991. The site was not visited. No interviews.
Jeff Donsky, Toronto, Canada visited here and has photographs. [September 1998]
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