Name: Platanistasa
Transcribed name: Biladanistasa
Names from Gazetteer of Cyprus Platanistasa
Πλατανιστάσα
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Platanistassa
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: Subdistrict of Morphou
Ottoman legal status of population: non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet)
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 20,711.00
Property values and percentages by type (values in kuruş):
9,245.0 1,191.0 9,355.0 920.0
44.6% 5.8% 45.2% 4.4%
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
Dependent locations:
Modern name Ottoman name Value Percentage
Platanistasa (This record) 19,811 95.65%
Aşera Manastırı Aşera Manastırı 900 4.35%
Legend: Lands Trees Buildings Animals
General statistics
Subdistrict of Morphou:
27.00
1,278.00
2.1%
Subdistrict of Morphou:
2.00
42.00
4.8%
Subdistrict of Morphou:
24.00
1,461.00
1.6%
Subdistrict of Morphou:
24.00
1,487.00
1.6%
Subdistrict of Morphou:
71.00
2,600.00
2.7%
Land (area in dönüm)
Subdistrict of Morphou:
187.50
40,883.37
0.5%
Land (value in kuruş)
Subdistrict of Morphou:
9,245.00
1,108,871.00
0.8%
Subdistrict of Morphou:
56.00
1,137.00
4.9%
Subdistrict of Morphou:
35.00
1,628.00
2.1%
Subdistrict of Morphou:
135.00
4,404.00
3.1%
Subdistrict of Morphou:
34.00
1,787.00
1.9%
Trees (value in kuruş)
Subdistrict of Morphou:
1,191.00
51,785.00
2.3%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
Subdistrict of Morphou:
9,355.00
368,475.00
2.5%
Subdistrict of Morphou:
7.00
1,158.00
0.6%
Animals (number)
Subdistrict of Morphou:
68.00
13,547.00
0.5%
Animals (value in kuruş)
Subdistrict of Morphou:
920.00
230,513.00
0.4%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
Subdistrict of Morphou:
20,711.00
1,759,644.00
1.2%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Kiryako son of Hristofi
Platanistasa 225.00
Sava son of Miha'il
Platanistasa 1,285.00
Yani son of Miha'il
Platanistasa 395.00
İstasi son of Kiryako
Platanistasa 515.00
Kiryako son of Gavril
Platanistasa 969.00
İstavrino son of Sava
Platanistasa 485.00
Sava son of Filipo
Platanistasa 285.00
Solomo son of Miha'il
Platanistasa 675.00
Nikola son of Hristofi
Platanistasa 1,550.00
Yani son of Nikoli
Platanistasa 310.00
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Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Total lands 71 187.50 9,245.00
002   land with vegetation 71 187.50 9,245.00
003   tree crops 30 21.25 3,795.00
004   mulberry crops 5 1.25 90.00
005   mulberry garden (dut bağçesi̇) 5 1.25 90.00
006   hazelnut tree crops 25 20.00 3,705.00
007   other hazelnut grove (diğer fındıklık) 2 0.50 100.00
008   hazelnut grove (fındıklık) 5 5.00 1,000.00
009   hazelnut garden (fındık bağçesi) 18 14.50 2,605.00
010   non tree crops 39 158.00 5,400.00
011   vegetables 1 0.50 20.00
012   cultivated garden (mamur bağçe) 1 0.50 20.00
013   cotton 1 3.00 300.00
014   cotton field (penbe tarlası) 1 3.00 300.00
015   vineyard 31 152.50 5,010.00
016   vineyard (bağ) 31 152.50 5,010.00
017   grains 6 2.00 70.00
018   fodder field (hasıllık) 6 2.00 70.00
019   fields, gardens and similar 2 8.25 50.00
020   garden field (bağçe tarlasi) 1 0.25 10.00
021   field (tarla) 1 8.00 40.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total trees 56 135 1,191.00
002   Total mulberry trees 2 6 21.00
003   mulberry trees (eşcar-ı dut) 2 6 21.00
004   olive trees 19 49 520.00
005   mountain olive tree (dağ zeyti̇ni̇) 1 3 30.00
006   olive trees (eşcar-ı zeytun 2) 14 38 380.00
007   olive tree (zeytun 2) 4 8 110.00
008   Total almond trees 15 34 170.00
009   almond trees (badem eşcarı) 1 2 10.00
010   almond trees (eşcar-ı badem 2) 13 31 155.00
011   almond tree (badem 2) 1 1 5.00
012   walnut treeσ 20 46 480.00
013   walnut trees (eşcar-ı ceviz) 20 46 480.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total buildings 35 34 9,355.00
002   house (hane) 25 25 3,655.00
003   other house (diğer hane) 1 1 130.00
004   agricultural buildings 1 1 500.00
005   grape must press (şırahane mengenesi) 1 1 500.00
006   part of building 6 6 1,750.00
007   room 6 6 1,750.00
008   grape must press (şirahâne) 6 6 1,750.00
009   auxilliary structures 1 0 600.00
010   running water (ma-yı cari) 1 0 600.00
011   Mills 2 2 2,850.00
012   olive oil mill (yağ deği̇rmeni̇) 1 1 350.00
013   Watermills 1 1 2,500.00
014   winter watermill (kış su değirmeni) 1 1 2,500.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total animals 7 68 920.00
002   cow (inek) 3 3 400.00
003   pair of cows (çift inek) 1 1 250.00
004   goat (keçi̇) 4 65 520.00
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: Platanistasa. Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/5502/ on 27/06/2022.
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