Name: Fota
Transcribed name: Hota
Names from Gazetteer of Cyprus Fota
Φότα
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Photta
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: District of Kyrenia
Ottoman legal status of population: muslim (ehl-i islam)
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 6,461.00
Property values and percentages by type (values in kuruş):
1,155.0 0.0 1,790.0 3,516.0
17.9% 0.0% 27.7% 54.4%
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
General statistics
District of Kyrenia:
11.00
1,423.00
0.8%
District of Kyrenia:
0.00
43.00
0.0%
District of Kyrenia:
11.00
1,607.00
0.7%
District of Kyrenia:
11.00
1,643.00
0.7%
District of Kyrenia:
14.00
2,866.00
0.5%
Land (area in dönüm)
District of Kyrenia:
172.00
30,017.48
0.6%
Land (value in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
1,155.00
611,147.50
0.2%
District of Kyrenia:
0.00
2,011.00
0.0%
District of Kyrenia:
11.00
1,713.00
0.6%
District of Kyrenia:
0.00
35,582.00
0.0%
District of Kyrenia:
11.00
2,345.00
0.5%
Trees (value in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
0.00
389,495.00
0.0%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
1,790.00
263,601.00
0.7%
District of Kyrenia:
15.00
915.00
1.6%
Animals (number)
District of Kyrenia:
308.00
20,490.00
1.5%
Animals (value in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
3,516.00
287,405.00
1.2%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
6,461.00
1,551,648.50
0.4%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Muhammed son of Ahmed
Fota 1,335.00
Hasan son of Ali
Fota 755.00
Ali son of Hacı Hüseyin
Fota 900.00
Derviş Ali son of Muhammed
Fota 650.00
Hasan son of Muhammed
Fota 455.00
Ali son of Osman
Fota 566.00
Mustafa son of Muhammed
Fota 260.00
Mustafa son of Osman
Fota 100.00
Ali son of Hasan
Fota 285.00
Ali son of Mustafa
Fota 320.00
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Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Total lands 14 172.00 1,155.00
002   land with vegetation 9 160.00 1,050.00
003   non tree crops 9 160.00 1,050.00
004   cotton 3 25.00 375.00
005   cotton field (penbe tarlası) 3 25.00 375.00
006   grains 6 135.00 675.00
007   grain field (eki̇n tarlasi) 6 135.00 675.00
008   other land use 3 3.00 60.00
009   threshing floor (harman) 3 3.00 60.00
010   land without vegetation 2 9.00 45.00
011   barren field (kiraç tarla) 2 9.00 45.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total buildings 11 11 1,790.00
002   house (hane) 11 11 1,790.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total animals 15 308 3,516.00
002   sheep (agnam) 2 105 840.00
003   cow (inek) 1 1 100.00
004   goat (keçi̇) 7 197 1,576.00
005   ox (öküz) 5 5 1,000.00
006   pair of oxen (çift öküz) 3 3 750.00
This record was last edited on: Sept. 26, 2019, 10:37 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: Fota. Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/5770/ on 26/06/2022.
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