Database ID G5645
Database UUID: de4c97cf-bf91-4ab8-a3d3-5329351eba8c
Name: Pyrga (Ammochostou)
Transcribed name: Pirka
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: District of Mesaoria
Names from Gazetteer of Cyprus Pyrga (Ammochostou)
Πυργά (Αμμοχώστου) (η)
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Pyrga
Ottoman legal status of population: muslim (ehl-i islam)
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 20,105.00
Property values in kuruş and percentages by type:
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
11,615.0 1,110.0 2,550.0 4,830.0
57.8% 5.5% 12.7% 24.0%
General statistics
District of Mesaoria:
5.00
2,171.00
0.2%
District of Mesaoria:
0.00
35.00
0.0%
District of Mesaoria:
6.00
2,398.00
0.3%
District of Mesaoria:
6.00
2,402.00
0.2%
District of Mesaoria:
11.00
4,064.00
0.3%
Land (area in dönüm)
District of Mesaoria:
451.00
114,431.13
0.4%
Land (value in kuruş)
District of Mesaoria:
11,615.00
1,375,343.50
0.8%
District of Mesaoria:
1.00
442.00
0.2%
District of Mesaoria:
9.00
2,382.00
0.4%
District of Mesaoria:
111.00
5,906.00
1.9%
District of Mesaoria:
9.00
3,048.00
0.3%
Trees (value in kuruş)
District of Mesaoria:
1,110.00
66,731.00
1.7%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
District of Mesaoria:
2,550.00
547,867.00
0.5%
District of Mesaoria:
11.00
2,678.00
0.4%
Animals (number)
District of Mesaoria:
353.00
48,509.00
0.7%
Animals (value in kuruş)
District of Mesaoria:
4,830.00
807,336.00
0.6%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
District of Mesaoria:
20,105.00
2,797,277.50
0.7%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Hacı Mahmud
muslim (ehl-i islam) Pyrga (Ammochostou) 5,940.00
Wife of Hacı Mahmud
muslim (ehl-i islam) Pyrga (Ammochostou) 250.00
Mustafa son of Halil
muslim (ehl-i islam) Pyrga (Ammochostou) 10,755.00
Değirmenlikli Hasan
muslim (ehl-i islam) Pyrga (Ammochostou) 245.00
Hasan son of Kara
muslim (ehl-i islam) Pyrga (Ammochostou) 50.00
'Ali son of Kara Mustafa
muslim (ehl-i islam) Pyrga (Ammochostou) 50.00
Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Land (all types) 11 451.00 11,615.00
002   land with vegetation 7 300.00 10,845.00
003   non tree crop 5 261.00 10,650.00
004   cotton 5 261.00 10,650.00
005   cotton field (pembe tarlasi) 5 261.00 10,650.00
006   fields, gardens and similar 2 39.00 195.00
007   field (tarla) 2 39.00 195.00
008   other land use 2 1.00 20.00
009   threshing floor (harman) 2 1.00 20.00
010   land without vegetation 2 150.00 750.00
011   barren field (kiraç tarla) 2 150.00 750.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Tree (all types) 1 111 1,110.00
002   olive tree (all types) 1 111 1,110.00
003   olive tree (zeytun 2) 1 111 1,110.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Building (all types) 9 9 2,550.00
002   house (hane) 8 8 2,450.00
003   agricultural buildings 1 1 100.00
004   pen (mandıra) 1 1 100.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Animal (all types) 9 348 3,580.00
002   sheep (agnam) 4 340 2,720.00
003   horse (bargi̇r) 2 3 350.00
004   mare (kisrak) 2 3 350.00
005   cow (inek) 2 4 210.00
006   calf (dana) 1 2 60.00
007   suckling calf (buzaği) 1 2 60.00
008   mule (katir) 1 1 300.00
This record was last edited on: Feb. 6, 2020, 4:57 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: Pyrga (Ammochostou). Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/5645/ on 17/06/2024.
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