Name: Lofou
Transcribed name: Lof
Names from Gazetteer of Cyprus Lofou
Λόφου
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Lophos
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: District of Koilani
Ottoman legal status of population: non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet)
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 42,716.00
Property values and percentages by type (values in kuruş):
23,495.0 2,725.0 11,120.0 5,376.0
55.0% 6.4% 26.0% 12.6%
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
General statistics
District of Koilani:
58.00
671.00
8.6%
District of Koilani:
1.00
25.00
4.0%
District of Koilani:
64.00
757.00
8.5%
District of Koilani:
64.00
767.00
8.3%
District of Koilani:
101.00
1,995.00
5.1%
Land (area in dönüm)
District of Koilani:
809.25
13,774.75
5.9%
Land (value in kuruş)
District of Koilani:
23,495.00
313,912.20
7.5%
District of Koilani:
78.00
791.00
9.9%
District of Koilani:
89.00
898.00
9.9%
District of Koilani:
412.00
4,177.00
9.9%
District of Koilani:
95.00
590.00
16.1%
Trees (value in kuruş)
District of Koilani:
2,725.00
41,210.00
6.6%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
District of Koilani:
11,120.00
138,605.00
8.0%
District of Koilani:
33.00
631.00
5.2%
Animals (number)
District of Koilani:
177.00
2,720.00
6.5%
Animals (value in kuruş)
District of Koilani:
5,376.00
135,844.00
4.0%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
District of Koilani:
42,716.00
629,571.20
6.8%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Acı Hristofi son of Panayodi
Lofou 1,060.00
Luizi son of Cirkako
Lofou 410.00
Zaharya son of Nikola
Lofou 515.00
Vasili son of Panayod
Lofou 1,155.00
Andoni son of Nikolo
Lofou 440.00
Vasili son of father Yanni
Lofou 600.00
Son of Andoni
Lofou 795.00
Zaharya son of Nikola
Lofou 420.00
Vasili son of Acı Hristofi
Lofou 880.00
Wife of Vasili son of Acı Hristofi
Lofou 120.00
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Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Total lands 101 809.25 23,495.00
002   land with vegetation 69 555.00 22,010.00
003   tree crops 1 2.00 100.00
004   mulberry crops 1 2.00 100.00
005   mulberry garden (dut bağçesi̇) 1 2.00 100.00
006   non tree crops 67 549.00 21,790.00
007   vineyard 67 549.00 21,790.00
008   vineyard (bağ) 67 549.00 21,790.00
009   fields, gardens and similar 1 4.00 120.00
010   irrigated field (sulu tarla) 1 4.00 120.00
011   other land use 10 8.75 257.50
012   threshing floor (harman) 2 2.00 40.00
013   enclosed land (fırahti) 7 4.75 157.50
014   private field (hassa tarla) 1 2.00 60.00
015   land without vegetation 22 245.50 1,227.50
016   barren field (kiraç tarla) 22 245.50 1,227.50
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total trees 78 412 2,725.00
002   olive trees 29 62 975.00
003   garden olive (zeytun-ı bağ) 1 3 45.00
004   olive trees (zeyti̇n eşcâri) 28 59 930.00
005   mountain olive trees (dağ zeyti̇ni̇ eşcâri) 4 9 110.00
006   plateau olive trees (ova zeyti̇ni̇) 13 19 275.00
007   mountain olive tree (dağ zeytini) 11 31 545.00
008   carob trees 49 350 1,750.00
009   carob tree (harup) 14 74 370.00
010   carob trees (harub eşcâri) 35 276 1,380.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total buildings 89 95 11,120.00
002   house (hane) 73 70 8,510.00
003   other house (diğer hane) 12 11 1,130.00
004   agricultural buildings 3 3 300.00
005   pen (mandıra) 2 2 200.00
006   house-pen (hane mandıra) 1 1 100.00
007   part of building 4 4 2,025.00
008   room 4 4 2,025.00
009   grape must press (şirahâne) 4 4 2,025.00
010   buildings for animals 8 17 85.00
011   beehive (ari kovani) 8 17 85.00
012   Mills 1 1 200.00
013   olive oil mill (yağ deği̇rmeni̇) 1 1 200.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total animals 33 177 5,376.00
002   cow (inek) 7 7 700.00
003   goat (keçi̇) 3 147 1,176.00
004   ox (öküz) 23 23 3,500.00
005   pair of oxen (çift öküz) 5 5 1,250.00
This record was last edited on: Feb. 28, 2019, 11:35 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: Lofou. Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/5895/ on 28/06/2022.
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