Name: Charkeia
Transcribed name: Harca
Names from Gazetteer of Cyprus Charkeia
Χάρκεια
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Khartja
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: District of Kyrenia
Ottoman legal status of population: mixed
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 5,737.50
Property values and percentages by type (values in kuruş):
2,002.5 1,070.0 2,140.0 525.0
34.9% 18.6% 37.3% 9.2%
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
General statistics
District of Kyrenia:
18.00
1,423.00
1.3%
District of Kyrenia:
0.00
43.00
0.0%
District of Kyrenia:
22.00
1,607.00
1.4%
District of Kyrenia:
23.00
1,643.00
1.4%
District of Kyrenia:
38.00
2,866.00
1.3%
Land (area in dönüm)
District of Kyrenia:
153.37
30,017.48
0.5%
Land (value in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
2,002.50
611,147.50
0.3%
District of Kyrenia:
24.00
2,011.00
1.2%
District of Kyrenia:
23.00
1,713.00
1.3%
District of Kyrenia:
116.00
35,582.00
0.3%
District of Kyrenia:
37.00
2,345.00
1.6%
Trees (value in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
1,070.00
389,495.00
0.3%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
2,140.00
263,601.00
0.8%
District of Kyrenia:
4.00
915.00
0.4%
Animals (number)
District of Kyrenia:
4.00
20,490.00
0.0%
Animals (value in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
525.00
287,405.00
0.2%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
District of Kyrenia:
5,737.50
1,551,648.50
0.4%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Veli son of Muhammed
Charkeia 92.50
Muhammed son of Hasan
Charkeia 50.00
Mustafa son of Hüseyin
Charkeia 212.50
Ali son of İsmail
Charkeia 50.00
Ahmed son of Mehmed
Charkeia 50.00
Tahir son of Halil
Charkeia 62.50
Mother of Tahir son of Halil
Charkeia 62.50
Selim son of Muhammed
Charkeia 37.50
Mother of Selim son of Muhammed
Charkeia 37.50
Pavli son of Lorenzo
Charkeia 50.00
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Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Total lands 38 153.37 2,002.50
002   land with vegetation 29 150.37 962.50
003   tree crops 4 1.25 45.00
004   mulberry crops 4 1.25 45.00
005   mulberry garden (dut bağçesi̇) 4 1.25 45.00
006   non tree crops 23 148.12 892.50
007   vegetables 6 3.00 85.00
008   cultivated garden (mamur bağçe) 6 3.00 85.00
009   cotton 1 2.00 30.00
010   cotton field (penbe tarlası) 1 2.00 30.00
011   vineyard 3 3.00 60.00
012   vineyard (bağ) 3 3.00 60.00
013   grains 13 140.12 717.50
014   grain field (eki̇n tarlasi) 11 139.50 692.50
015   fodder field (hasıllık tarla) 2 0.62 25.00
016   fields, gardens and similar 2 1.00 25.00
017   garden field (bağçe tarlasi) 2 1.00 25.00
018   other land use 9 3.00 1,040.00
019   threshing floor (harman) 3 3.00 30.00
020   small and old running water fountain (cüz'i ma-yı cari kadim) 1 0.00 80.00
021   running/flowing water (ma-yi cari) 5 0.00 930.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total trees 24 116 1,070.00
002   Total mulberry trees 1 5 25.00
003   mulberry trees (eşcar-ı dut) 1 5 25.00
004   olive trees 13 89 935.00
005   mountain olive tree (dağ zeyti̇ni̇) 4 17 170.00
006   olive trees (eşcar-ı zeytun 2) 9 72 765.00
007   Total almond trees 3 3 15.00
008   almond trees (eşcar-ı badem 2) 3 3 15.00
009   carob trees 7 19 95.00
010   carob trees (eşcar-ı harub) 7 19 95.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total buildings 23 37 2,140.00
002   house (hane) 20 20 1,810.00
003   ruined house (harab hane) 1 1 50.00
004   buildings for animals 2 16 80.00
005   beehive (ari kovani) 2 16 80.00
006   Mills 1 1 250.00
007   ruined oil mill (harab yağ değirmeni) 1 1 250.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total animals 4 4 525.00
002   cow (inek) 2 2 150.00
003   ox (öküz) 2 2 375.00
004   pair of oxen (çift öküz) 1 1 250.00
This record was last edited on: Oct. 6, 2019, 2:55 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: Charkeia. Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/5782/ on 03/07/2022.
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