Name: Vasileia
Transcribed name: Vasilya
Names from Gazetteer of Cyprus Vasileia
Βασίλεια
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Vasilia
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: District of Kyrenia
Ottoman legal status of population: mixed
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 57,480.00
Property values and percentages by type (values in kuruş):
27,420.0 12,445.0 10,680.0 6,935.0
47.7% 21.7% 18.6% 12.1%
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
General statistics
District of Kyrenia:
39.00
1,423.00
2.7%
District of Kyrenia:
1.00
43.00
2.3%
District of Kyrenia:
38.00
1,607.00
2.4%
District of Kyrenia:
38.00
1,643.00
2.3%
District of Kyrenia:
47.00
2,866.00
1.6%
Land (area in dönüm)
District of Kyrenia:
898.00
30,017.48
3.0%
Land (value in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
27,420.00
611,147.50
4.5%
District of Kyrenia:
77.00
2,011.00
3.8%
District of Kyrenia:
51.00
1,713.00
3.0%
District of Kyrenia:
1,287.00
35,582.00
3.6%
District of Kyrenia:
56.00
2,345.00
2.4%
Trees (value in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
12,445.00
389,495.00
3.2%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
10,680.00
263,601.00
4.1%
District of Kyrenia:
20.00
915.00
2.2%
Animals (number)
District of Kyrenia:
469.00
20,490.00
2.3%
Animals (value in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
6,935.00
287,405.00
2.4%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
57,480.00
1,551,648.50
3.7%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Mustafa son of Ali
Vasileia 500.00
Hüseyin son of Mustafa
Vasileia 139.00
İbrahim son of Süleyman
Vasileia 259.00
Wife of İbrahim son of Süleyman
Vasileia 100.00
Receb son of Hasan
Vasileia 110.00
Mehmed son of Ali
Vasileia 195.00
İbrahim son of Hasan
Vasileia 89.00
Hüseyin son of Ali
Vasileia 285.00
Ali son of Mehmed
Vasileia 365.00
Muhammed son of Ali
Vasileia 261.00
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Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Total lands 47 898.00 27,420.00
002   land with vegetation 30 613.00 10,020.00
003   tree crops 4 5.25 412.50
004   mulberry crops 4 5.25 412.50
005   mulberry garden (dut bağçesi̇) 4 5.25 412.50
006   non tree crops 11 446.00 7,020.00
007   cotton 1 50.00 500.00
008   cotton field (penbe tarlası) 1 50.00 500.00
009   grains 10 396.00 6,520.00
010   grain field (eki̇n tarlasi) 10 396.00 6,520.00
011   fields, gardens and similar 15 161.75 2,587.50
012   garden field (bağçe tarlasi) 14 36.75 1,337.50
013   field (tarla) 1 125.00 1,250.00
014   other land use 15 7.00 15,875.00
015   threshing floor (harman) 4 7.00 140.00
016   other running water fountain (diğer ma-yı cari) 1 0.00 4,800.00
017   separate running water fountain (müstakil ma-i cari) 3 0.00 500.00
018   running/flowing water (ma-yi cari) 7 0.00 10,435.00
019   land without vegetation 2 278.00 1,525.00
020   barren field (kiraç tarla) 1 275.00 1,375.00
021   barren garden (kıraç bağçe) 1 3.00 150.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total trees 77 1,287 12,445.00
002   Total mulberry trees 17 125 375.00
003   mulberry trees (eşcar-ı dut) 17 125 375.00
004   olive trees 37 1,030 11,410.00
005   mountain olive tree (dağ zeyti̇ni̇) 7 202 2,020.00
006   olive trees (eşcar-ı zeytun 2) 30 828 9,390.00
007   Total almond trees 10 48 240.00
008   almond trees (eşcar-ı badem 2) 10 48 240.00
009   carob trees 12 82 400.00
010   carob trees (eşcar-ı harub) 12 82 400.00
011   lemon trees 1 2 20.00
012   lemon trees (eşcar-ı limon) 1 2 20.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total buildings 51 56 10,680.00
002   house (hane) 41 41 9,170.00
003   ruined house (harab hane) 3 3 680.00
004   οther two-storey house (fevkani diğer hane) 1 1 1,800.00
005   one-storey house with shed (fevkani ve sundurma hane) 1 1 2,800.00
006   agricultural buildings 4 4 310.00
007   barn (samanlik) 1 1 80.00
008   pen (mandıra) 3 3 230.00
009   storeroom (mahzen) 2 4 500.00
010   buildings for animals 3 5 100.00
011   beehive (ari kovani) 2 4 20.00
012   stable (ahir) 1 1 80.00
013   Mills 1 2 600.00
014   olive oil mill (yağ deği̇rmeni̇) 1 2 600.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total animals 20 469 6,935.00
002   horse (bargi̇r) 3 8 1,300.00
003   mare (kisrak) 2 5 1,000.00
004   cow (inek) 5 12 1,200.00
005   wild cow (yabani inek) 1 6 600.00
006   goat (keçi̇) 7 195 1,560.00
007   ox (öküz) 4 4 875.00
008   pair of oxen (çift öküz) 3 3 750.00
009   goat and sheep (keçi ve koyun) 1 250 2,000.00
010   sheep and goat (koyun ve keçi̇) 1 250 2,000.00
This record was last edited on: Sept. 4, 2019, 10:30 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: Vasileia. Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/5738/ on 26/06/2022.
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