Name: Karavas
Transcribed name: Karava
Names from Gazetteer of Cyprus Karavas
Καραβάς
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Karavas
Category: quarter (mahalle)
Administrative dependency: Labta
Ottoman legal status of population: non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet)
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 227,902.00
Property values and percentages by type (values in kuruş):
128,375.0 57,788.0 25,420.0 16,319.0
56.3% 25.4% 11.2% 7.2%
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
General statistics
Labta:
135.00
562.00
24.0%
Labta:
1.00
9.00
11.1%
Labta:
143.00
623.00
23.0%
Labta:
145.00
638.00
22.7%
Labta:
342.00
1,173.00
29.2%
Land (area in dönüm)
Labta:
2,590.00
6,849.50
37.8%
Land (value in kuruş)
Labta:
128,375.00
361,326.00
35.5%
Labta:
189.00
811.00
23.3%
Labta:
153.00
643.00
23.8%
Labta:
4,265.00
8,684.00
49.1%
Labta:
171.00
686.00
24.9%
Trees (value in kuruş)
Labta:
57,788.00
118,374.00
48.8%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
Labta:
25,420.00
109,360.00
23.2%
Labta:
80.00
252.00
31.7%
Animals (number)
Labta:
493.00
1,182.00
41.7%
Animals (value in kuruş)
Labta:
16,319.00
50,896.00
32.1%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
Labta:
227,902.00
639,956.00
35.6%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Antoni son of Simyo
Karavas 1,465.00
Toğuli son of Yanni
Karavas 397.50
Yorki son of Toğodosi
Karavas 1,455.00
Anceli son of Acı Kiryako
Karavas 100.00
Yanni son of Zaharka
Karavas 3,050.00
Yorki son of Antoni
Karavas 1,515.00
Sava son of Acı Kiryako
Karavas 642.50
Yorki son of Simyo
Karavas 4,780.00
Yanni son of Hristoğulo
Karavas 660.00
Siblings of Yanni son of Hristoğulo
Karavas 660.00
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Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Total lands 342 2,590.00 128,375.00
002   land with vegetation 299 2,588.00 124,225.00
003   tree crops 53 50.00 5,025.00
004   mulberry crops 51 49.50 4,950.00
005   mulberry garden (dut bağçesi̇) 51 49.50 4,950.00
006   lemon tree crops 2 0.50 75.00
007   lemon garden (limon bağçesi) 2 0.50 75.00
008   non tree crops 196 2,426.75 108,525.00
009   vegetables 31 26.75 2,675.00
010   cultivated garden (mamur bağçe) 31 26.75 2,675.00
011   cotton 10 71.00 7,100.00
012   cotton field (pembe tarlasi) 2 4.00 400.00
013   cotton field (penbe tarlası) 8 67.00 6,700.00
014   vineyard 76 266.50 7,465.00
015   vineyard (bağ) 76 266.50 7,465.00
016   grains 79 2,062.50 91,285.00
017   grain field (eki̇n tarlasi) 79 2,062.50 91,285.00
018   fields, gardens and similar 50 111.25 10,675.00
019   garden field (bağçe tarlasi) 49 103.25 10,275.00
020   field (tarla) 1 8.00 400.00
021   other land use 43 2.00 4,150.00
022   threshing floor (harman) 2 2.00 40.00
023   separate running water fountain (müstakil ma-i cari) 1 0.00 200.00
024   running/flowing water (ma-yi cari) 40 0.00 3,910.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total trees 189 4,265 57,788.00
002   Total mulberry trees 2 26 78.00
003   mulberry trees (eşcar-ı dut) 2 26 78.00
004   olive trees 128 3,399 53,180.00
005   mountain olive tree (dağ zeyti̇ni̇) 62 1,524 17,030.00
006   olive trees (eşcar-ı zeytun 2) 66 1,875 36,150.00
007   Total almond trees 2 3 15.00
008   almond trees (eşcar-ı badem 2) 2 3 15.00
009   walnut treeσ 1 1 5.00
010   walnut trees (eşcar-ı ceviz) 1 1 5.00
011   carob trees 56 836 4,510.00
012   carob trees (eşcar-ı harub) 56 836 4,510.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total buildings 153 171 25,420.00
002   house (hane) 133 132 21,290.00
003   other house (diğer hane) 1 1 800.00
004   ruined house (harab hane) 1 1 350.00
005   two-storey house (fevkani hane) 4 4 1,800.00
006   agricultural buildings 1 1 80.00
007   barn (samanlik) 1 1 80.00
008   part of building 1 1 500.00
009   room 1 1 500.00
010   grape must press (şirahâne) 1 1 500.00
011   buildings for animals 8 27 200.00
012   beehive (ari kovani) 7 26 120.00
013   stable (ahir) 1 1 80.00
014   Mills 10 10 3,350.00
015   olive oil mill (yağ deği̇rmeni̇) 8 8 2,100.00
016   oil mill (yağ değirmeni) 1 1 250.00
017   Watermills 1 1 1,000.00
018   water mill (su deği̇rmeni̇) 1 1 1,000.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total animals 80 493 16,319.00
002   sheep (agnam) 1 59 472.00
003   cow (inek) 22 23 2,250.00
004   calf (dana) 2 3 150.00
005   suckling calf (buzaği) 2 3 150.00
006   pair of cows (çift inek) 1 1 200.00
007   mule (katir) 2 2 1,000.00
008   goat (keçi̇) 7 359 2,872.00
009   ox (öküz) 48 50 9,725.00
010   pair of oxen (çift öküz) 28 28 7,000.00
This record was last edited on: Aug. 11, 2019, 1:14 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: Karavas. Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/5737/ on 26/06/2022.
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