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US Commission Number. SLCE000184

Piestany is located in Trencin, W of Topolcany. The flat urban isolated location has no sign or marker. Reached by turning directly off a public road, access is open to all via a masonry wall and locking gate. 500-5000 19th-20th century tombstones are in original locations. The marble, granite, and sandstone flat shaped stones, finely smoothed and inscribed stones, or double tombstones have Hebrew and German inscriptions. The site is Jewish cemetery only. Adjacent properties are residential. Occasionally, private visitors stop. Vegetation was cleared and stones cleaned. There is now a regular caretaker. Within the cemetery is a pre-burial house. No threats except weather erosion that is a minor threat.

 

January 2009:

Map of Town

Town Piešťany

Erb Piešťany Address: Phone:
00 421 33 776 53 01, 776 53 11
Mestský úrad Fax: 00 421 33 776 53 33
Námestie SNP 3 Email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it
921 01 Piešťany
SLOVAKIA
Web: www.piestany.sk

Region: Trnavský
District: Piešťany
Micro region: ZMO - Jaslovské Bohunice
Inhabitants: 29660
Area: 4420 ha
First paper reference: in year 1113
Mayor: Ing. Remo Cicutto
Chief: Ing. Eva Pobjecká
Last Updated on Wednesday, 28 January 2009 23:18
 
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