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Nove Mesto nad Vahom is located SW of Trencin. The urban hillside, part of a municipal cemetery, has no signs, but has Jewish symbols on the gate or wall and inscribed on the pre-burial house. Reached by turning directly off a public road, access is open to all via a masonry wall and locking gate. 100-500 19th-20th century marble, granite, and other materials flat shaped stones, finely smoothed and inscribed stones, or multi-stone monuments in original locations have Hebrew and German inscriptions. Some have metal fences around graves. The property is used for Jewish cemetery only. Adjacent properties are residential. Occasionally, private visitors stop. Stones were cleaned and vegetation cleared. Occasionally, individuals clean or clear. No threats to cemetery.

See Books in "The Jewish Community".


January 2009:

Map of Town

Town Nové Mesto nad Váhom

Erb Nové Mesto nad Váhom Address: Phone:
00 421 32 740 22 19,20
Mestský úrad Fax: 00 421 32 740 21 11
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91501 Nové Mesto nad Váhom

Region: Trenčiansky
District: Nové Mesto nad Váhom
Inhabitants: 20 607
Area: 3258 ha
First paper reference: in year 1253
Mayor: Ing. Jozef Trstenský
Chief: Ing. Dušan Današ
Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 January 2009 18:59
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