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Alternate names: Losonc, Losonc, Lučenec, Losoncz, 4820 1940, 117.9 miles E of Bratislava. town image [February 2009]

 

(NEW): US Commission No. SLCE000128
Lucenec (new) is located in Lucenec, W of Rimavska Sobota. The isolated flat urban location reached by turning directly off a public road is open to all via masonry wall and locking gate. The pre-burial house has Hebrew wall inscriptions. 500-5000 19th-20th century marble, granite, limestone, sandstone, and other materials flat shaped stones, finely smoothed and inscribed stones, or multi-stone monuments with German, Hebrew, Slovakian, and Hungarian inscriptions are in original locations. Some have metal fences around graves. The cemetery contains special monuments to Holocaust victims. The local Jewish community owns the cemetery property. Adjacent properties are residential. Private visitors visit frequently. A regular caretaker cleaned stones and cleared vegetation. No threats.

UPDATE: New Cemetery: 100-200 graves. Contact: Bobby Furst at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it , but currently she has no additional information. [October 2002]

 

(OLD):      US Commission No. SLCE000129
The isolated urban hillside has no sign or marker. Reached by turning directly off a public road, access is open to all via a fence with a locking gate. 100-500 18th-20th century marble, granite, limestone, and sandstone flat shaped stones, finely smoothed and inscribed stones, or double tombstones are in original locations. Inscriptions are Hebrew, German, and Hungarian. The local Jewish community owns the cemetery property. Adjacent properties are residential. Occasionally, private visitors stop. A regular caretaker cleans stones and clears vegetation. No threats.

 

January 2009:

Map of Town

Town Lučenec

Erb Lučenec Address: Phone:
00 421 47 430 72 20
Mestský úrad Fax: 00 421 47 432 60 45
Novohradská 1 Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
984 01 Lučenec
SLOVAKIA
Web: www.lucenec.sk

Region: Banskobystrický
District: Lučenec
Micro region: Novohrad
Inhabitants: 27 790
Area: 4780,6 ha
First paper reference: in year 1247
Mayor: Ing. Milan Marko
Chief: JUDr. Dušan Ilčík
Last Updated on Monday, 09 February 2009 13:51