Name: Prastio
Transcribed name: Piraskyo
Names from Gazetteer of Cyprus Prastio (Ammochostou)
Πραστιό (Αμμοχώστου)
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Prastion Tis Sigouris
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: District of Mesaoria
Ottoman legal status of population: mixed
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 173,498.00
Property values and percentages by type (values in kuruş):
102,892.0 550.0 26,740.0 43,316.0
59.3% 0.3% 15.4% 25.0%
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
Dependent locations:
Modern name Ottoman name Value Percentage
Prastio (This record) 141,678 81.66%
İsveç Konsolosu Kostantin Perya'nın Çiftliği İsveç Konsolosu Kostantin Perya'nın Çiftliği 10,700 6.17%
Prusya Konsolosu Bakomino Mari'nin Çiftliği Prusya Konsolosu Bakomino Mari'nin Çiftliği 21,120 12.17%
Legend: Lands Trees Buildings Animals
General statistics
District of Mesaoria:
94.00
2,171.00
4.3%
District of Mesaoria:
1.00
35.00
2.9%
District of Mesaoria:
121.00
2,398.00
5.0%
District of Mesaoria:
121.00
2,402.00
5.0%
District of Mesaoria:
142.00
4,064.00
3.5%
Land (area in dönüm)
District of Mesaoria:
5,169.50
114,431.12
4.5%
Land (value in kuruş)
District of Mesaoria:
102,892.00
1,375,343.50
7.5%
District of Mesaoria:
2.00
442.00
0.5%
District of Mesaoria:
106.00
2,382.00
4.5%
District of Mesaoria:
80.00
5,906.00
1.4%
District of Mesaoria:
145.00
3,048.00
4.8%
Trees (value in kuruş)
District of Mesaoria:
550.00
66,731.00
0.8%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
District of Mesaoria:
26,740.00
547,867.00
4.9%
District of Mesaoria:
67.00
2,678.00
2.5%
Animals (number)
District of Mesaoria:
3,635.00
48,509.00
7.5%
Animals (value in kuruş)
District of Mesaoria:
43,316.00
807,336.00
5.4%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
District of Mesaoria:
173,498.00
2,797,277.50
6.2%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Swedish consul Kostanti Peristyan[i]
İsveç Konsolosu Kostantin Perya'nın Çiftliği 29,300.00
Prussian consul Yakumetto Madi
Prusya Konsolosu Bakomino Mari'nin Çiftliği 10,560.00
Osman son of Abdullah
Prastio 1,750.00
Emine Hatun
Prastio 360.00
Mehmed
Prastio 50.00
Ali Yusuf
Prastio 50.00
Daughter of Yusuf
Prastio 130.00
Yusuf
Prastio 0.00
Daughter of Antoni
Prastio 200.00
Antoni
Prastio 0.00
Click here for the rest of the persons recorded in this settlement.
Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Total lands 142 5,169.50 102,892.00
002   land with vegetation 124 4,941.50 100,532.00
003   enclosed land with trees (eşcarlı fırahti) 1 1.00 50.00
004   enclosed land with trees (firahti eşcarı) 1 1.00 50.00
005   non tree crops 120 4,310.50 97,082.00
006   cotton 97 2,411.50 77,312.00
007   cotton field (pembe tarlasi) 94 2,251.50 71,812.00
008   cotton field (penbe tarlası) 3 160.00 5,500.00
009   grains 23 1,899.00 19,770.00
010   grain field (eki̇n tarlasi) 23 1,899.00 19,770.00
011   fields, gardens and similar 3 630.00 3,400.00
012   field (tarla) 1 50.00 500.00
013   deserted field (hâli tarla) 2 580.00 2,900.00
014   other land use 16 28.00 360.00
015   threshing floor (harman) 15 27.00 340.00
016   threshing floor (harman yeri) 7 19.00 260.00
017   enclosed land (fırahti) 1 1.00 20.00
018   land without vegetation 2 200.00 2,000.00
019   barren field (kiraç tarla) 2 200.00 2,000.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total trees 2 80 550.00
002   olive trees 1 30 300.00
003   olive trees (eşcar-ı zeytun 2) 1 30 300.00
004   carob trees 1 50 250.00
005   carob tree (harub 2) 1 50 250.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total buildings 106 145 26,740.00
002   house (hane) 96 95 23,510.00
003   houses (haneler) 1 1 600.00
004   shop (dükkan) 2 2 1,000.00
005   grocery (bakkal dükkani) 2 2 1,000.00
006   agricultural buildings 3 3 750.00
007   pen (mandıra) 2 2 150.00
008   estate (çiftlik) with stable and barn (çiftlik ma' ahır ve samanlık) 1 1 600.00
009   buildings for animals 4 44 980.00
010   beehive (ari kovani) 3 38 380.00
011   stable and barn (ahir ve samanlik) 1 6 600.00
012   Mills 1 1 500.00
013   horse mill (at deği̇rmeni̇) 1 1 500.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total animals 67 3,635 43,316.00
002   sheep (agnam) 24 2,960 23,256.00
003   horse (bargi̇r) 1 1 150.00
004   cow (inek) 12 15 910.00
005   calf (dana) 5 5 190.00
006   suckling calf (buzaği) 5 5 190.00
007   cow with calf (inek ma buzaği) 2 4 245.00
008   mule (katir) 6 6 2,150.00
009   ox (öküz) 22 53 12,050.00
010   pair of oxen (çift öküz) 18 45 11,050.00
011   goat and sheep (keçi ve koyun) 2 600 4,800.00
012   sheep and goat (ağnam ve keçi) 2 600 4,800.00
This record was last edited on: March 25, 2022, 11:26 a.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: Prastio. Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/5678/ on 28/06/2022.
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