Name: Potamia
Transcribed name: Bodamiya
Names from Gazetteer of Cyprus Potamia
Ποταμιά
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Potamia
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: Subdistrict of Kythrea
Ottoman legal status of population: mixed
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 31,276.00
Property values and percentages by type (values in kuruş):
19,985.0 1,360.0 3,050.0 6,881.0
63.9% 4.3% 9.8% 22.0%
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
Dependent locations:
Modern name Ottoman name Value Percentage
Potamia (This record) 22,171 70.89%
Müteveffa Katip Hacı Hüseyin Efendinin Vereseleriin Çiftliği Müteveffa Katip Hacı Hüseyin Efendinin Vereseleriin Çiftliği 9,105 29.11%
Legend: Lands Trees Buildings Animals
General statistics
Subdistrict of Kythrea:
20.00
1,346.00
1.5%
Subdistrict of Kythrea:
1.00
22.00
4.5%
Subdistrict of Kythrea:
29.00
1,771.00
1.6%
Subdistrict of Kythrea:
29.00
1,778.00
1.6%
Subdistrict of Kythrea:
52.00
2,689.00
1.9%
Land (area in dönüm)
Subdistrict of Kythrea:
1,104.00
58,633.38
1.9%
Land (value in kuruş)
Subdistrict of Kythrea:
19,985.00
1,041,522.50
1.9%
Subdistrict of Kythrea:
12.00
868.00
1.4%
Subdistrict of Kythrea:
25.00
1,595.00
1.6%
Subdistrict of Kythrea:
87.00
8,499.00
1.0%
Subdistrict of Kythrea:
25.00
1,554.00
1.6%
Trees (value in kuruş)
Subdistrict of Kythrea:
1,360.00
152,586.00
0.9%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
Subdistrict of Kythrea:
3,050.00
324,435.00
0.9%
Subdistrict of Kythrea:
29.00
1,069.00
2.7%
Animals (number)
Subdistrict of Kythrea:
328.00
19,093.00
1.7%
Animals (value in kuruş)
Subdistrict of Kythrea:
6,881.00
314,868.00
2.2%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
Subdistrict of Kythrea:
31,276.00
1,833,411.50
1.7%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Mustafa son of Musa
Potamia 30.00
Wife of Mustafa son of Musa
Potamia 385.00
Muslu son of İbrahim
Potamia 850.00
Hasan son of Mehmed
Potamia 985.00
Wife of Hasan son of Mehmed
Potamia 262.00
Sister of Hasan son of Mehmed
Potamia 100.00
Hüseyin son of Ali
Potamia 570.00
Wife of Hüseyin son of Ali
Potamia 80.00
Sister of Hüseyin son of Ali
Potamia 180.00
'Ali son of İbrahim
Potamia 520.00
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Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Total lands 52 1,104.00 19,985.00
002   land with vegetation 36 1,090.00 15,345.00
003   non tree crops 1 80.00 2,000.00
004   cotton 1 80.00 2,000.00
005   cotton field (penbe tarlası) 1 80.00 2,000.00
006   fields, gardens and similar 35 1,010.00 13,345.00
007   other field (diğer tarla) 1 24.00 240.00
008   garden (bağçe) 10 51.00 2,550.00
009   garden field (bağçe tarlasi) 2 25.00 1,250.00
010   field (tarla) 19 783.00 7,830.00
011   other islamic endowment garden (diğer vakıf bağçe) 1 12.00 600.00
012   islamic endowment barren field (vakıf kıraç tarla) 1 100.00 500.00
013   islamic endowment garden (vakıf bağçe tarlası) 1 15.00 375.00
014   other land use 16 14.00 4,640.00
015   threshing floor (harman) 14 14.00 140.00
016   threshing floor (harman yeri) 2 2.00 20.00
017   running/flowing water (ma-yi cari) 2 0.00 4,500.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total trees 12 87 1,360.00
002   Total mulberry trees 1 5 50.00
003   mulberry trees (eşcar-ı dut) 1 5 50.00
004   olive trees 11 82 1,310.00
005   islamic endowment olive trees (vakıf eşcar-ı zeytun) 1 25 500.00
006   olive trees (eşcar-ı zeytun 2) 10 57 810.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total buildings 25 25 3,050.00
002   house (hane) 25 25 3,050.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total animals 29 328 6,881.00
002   sheep (agnam) 6 168 1,344.00
003   cow (inek) 2 2 50.00
004   calf (dana) 2 2 50.00
005   suckling calf (buzaği) 2 2 50.00
006   goat (keçi̇) 1 30 240.00
007   ox (öküz) 17 19 4,375.00
008   pair of oxen (çift öküz) 14 16 4,000.00
009   goat and sheep (keçi ve koyun) 3 109 872.00
010   sheep and goat (ağnam ve keçi) 2 24 192.00
011   goat and sheep (keçi ağnam) 1 85 680.00
This record was last edited on: Jan. 19, 2020, 11:31 p.m.
Geography Department of Harokopio University and Sylvia Ioannou Foundation (2021).. Economy, environment and landscape in the Cypriot longue durée: The 1832/33 Ottoman Property Survey of Cyprus. Geographic Location: Potamia. Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/5350/ on 01/07/2022.
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