Name: Petra
Transcribed name: Pedra
Names from Gazetteer of Cyprus Petra
Πέτρα
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Petra
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: Subdistrict of Morphou
Ottoman legal status of population: mixed
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 96,427.00
Property values and percentages by type (values in kuruş):
39,860.0 9,549.0 34,445.0 12,573.0
41.3% 9.9% 35.7% 13.0%
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
General statistics
Subdistrict of Morphou:
63.00
1,278.00
4.9%
Subdistrict of Morphou:
4.00
42.00
9.5%
Subdistrict of Morphou:
86.00
1,461.00
5.9%
Subdistrict of Morphou:
90.00
1,487.00
6.1%
Subdistrict of Morphou:
149.00
2,600.00
5.7%
Land (area in dönüm)
Subdistrict of Morphou:
2,506.00
40,883.37
6.1%
Land (value in kuruş)
Subdistrict of Morphou:
39,860.00
1,108,871.00
3.6%
Subdistrict of Morphou:
87.00
1,137.00
7.7%
Subdistrict of Morphou:
108.00
1,628.00
6.6%
Subdistrict of Morphou:
565.00
4,404.00
12.8%
Subdistrict of Morphou:
76.00
1,787.00
4.3%
Trees (value in kuruş)
Subdistrict of Morphou:
9,549.00
51,785.00
18.4%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
Subdistrict of Morphou:
34,445.00
368,475.00
9.3%
Subdistrict of Morphou:
37.00
1,158.00
3.2%
Animals (number)
Subdistrict of Morphou:
767.00
13,547.00
5.7%
Animals (value in kuruş)
Subdistrict of Morphou:
12,573.00
230,513.00
5.5%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
Subdistrict of Morphou:
96,427.00
1,759,644.00
5.5%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Hasan son of Dede
Petra 185.00
Ebubekir son of Ali
Petra 1,875.00
Mehmed son of Bektaş
Petra 1,020.00
Ali son of Bektaş
Petra 2,795.00
Mother of Ali son of Bektaş
Petra 353.00
Daughter of Hasan
Petra 76.00
Hasan
Petra 0.00
Daughter of Hüseyin Efendi
Petra 132.00
Hüseyin Efendi
Petra 0.00
Hüseyin son of Hasan
Petra 54.00
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Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Total lands 149 2,506.00 39,860.00
002   land with vegetation 120 2,476.00 39,030.00
003   tree crops 11 5.50 157.50
004   mulberry crops 11 5.50 157.50
005   mulberry garden (dut bağçesi̇) 11 5.50 157.50
006   non tree crops 77 1,821.50 23,347.50
007   vegetables 6 3.00 120.00
008   cultivated garden (mamur bağçe) 6 3.00 120.00
009   cotton 39 165.00 8,400.00
010   cotton field (penbe tarla) 22 114.50 5,725.00
011   other cotton field (diğer pembe tarlası) 1 0.50 25.00
012   cotton field (penbe tarlası) 16 50.00 2,650.00
013   vineyard 1 4.00 200.00
014   vineyard (bağ) 1 4.00 200.00
015   grains 31 1,649.50 14,627.50
016   grain field (eki̇n tarlasi) 31 1,649.50 14,627.50
017   fields, gardens and similar 32 649.00 15,525.00
018   garden (bağçe) 7 7.00 307.50
019   field (tarla) 25 642.00 15,217.50
020   other land use 28 29.00 730.00
021   threshing floor (harman) 24 25.00 500.00
022   threshing floor (harman yeri) 4 4.00 75.00
023   pen (mandira) 4 4.00 230.00
024   land without vegetation 1 1.00 100.00
025   barren field (kiraç tarla) 1 1.00 100.00
026   deserted plot (hâli̇ arsa) 1 1.00 100.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total trees 87 565 9,549.00
002   Total mulberry trees 24 127 609.00
003   mulberry trees (eşcar-ı dut) 22 121 583.00
004   mulberry trees (dut eşcarı) 2 6 26.00
005   olive trees 60 434 8,890.00
006   olive trees (eşcar-ı zeytun 2) 56 423 8,660.00
007   olive tree (zeytun 2) 4 11 230.00
008   fig trees 1 1 5.00
009   fig (incir) 1 1 5.00
010   Total almond trees 1 2 40.00
011   almond trees (eşcar-ı badem 2) 1 2 40.00
012   carob trees 1 1 5.00
013   carob trees (eşcar-ı harub) 1 1 5.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total buildings 108 76 34,445.00
002   house (hane) 65 65 14,520.00
003   shop (dükkan) 1 1 150.00
004   second-hand shop (eski̇ci̇ dükkani) 1 1 150.00
005   storeroom (mahzen) 1 3 1,300.00
006   buildings for animals 1 2 200.00
007   stable and barn (ahir ve samanlik) 1 2 200.00
008   auxilliary structures 36 0 13,425.00
009   running water (ma-yı cari) 36 0 13,425.00
010   Mills 4 5 4,850.00
011   olive oil mill (yağ deği̇rmeni̇) 3 3 850.00
012   Watermills 1 2 4,000.00
013   small mill (probably watermill, deduced from value) (sağir değirmeni (muhtemelen su değirmeni, değerinden anlaşılır)) 1 2 4,000.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total animals 37 767 12,573.00
002   cow (inek) 7 8 675.00
003   pair of cows (çift inek) 1 1 150.00
004   mule (katir) 1 1 300.00
005   goat (keçi̇) 2 16 128.00
006   ox (öküz) 21 27 5,750.00
007   pair of oxen (çift öküz) 13 19 4,750.00
008   goat and sheep (keçi ve koyun) 6 715 5,720.00
009   goat and sheep (keçi ve ağnam) 5 700 5,600.00
010   sheep and goat (ağnam ve keçi) 1 15 120.00
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: Petra. Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/5467/ on 25/06/2022.
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