Name: Platanisteia
Transcribed name: Paladanisa
Names from Gazetteer of Cyprus Platanisteia
Πλατανίστεια
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Plataniskia
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: Disrtict of Avdimou
Ottoman legal status of population: mixed
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 15,914.00
Property values and percentages by type (values in kuruş):
1,825.0 3,115.0 2,800.0 8,174.0
11.5% 19.6% 17.6% 51.4%
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
General statistics
Disrtict of Avdimou:
22.00
573.00
3.8%
Disrtict of Avdimou:
1.00
20.00
5.0%
Disrtict of Avdimou:
29.00
650.00
4.5%
Disrtict of Avdimou:
30.00
656.00
4.6%
Disrtict of Avdimou:
42.00
1,396.00
3.0%
Land (area in dönüm)
Disrtict of Avdimou:
267.75
11,502.24
2.3%
Land (value in kuruş)
Disrtict of Avdimou:
1,825.00
178,514.48
1.0%
Disrtict of Avdimou:
34.00
563.00
6.0%
Disrtict of Avdimou:
31.00
819.00
3.8%
Disrtict of Avdimou:
261.00
2,803.00
9.3%
Disrtict of Avdimou:
14.00
568.00
2.5%
Trees (value in kuruş)
Disrtict of Avdimou:
3,115.00
30,423.00
10.2%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
Disrtict of Avdimou:
2,800.00
132,391.00
2.1%
Disrtict of Avdimou:
36.00
666.00
5.4%
Animals (number)
Disrtict of Avdimou:
187.00
4,873.00
3.8%
Animals (value in kuruş)
Disrtict of Avdimou:
8,174.00
160,828.00
5.1%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
Disrtict of Avdimou:
15,914.00
502,156.48
3.2%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Mehmed son of Hasan
Platanisteia 727.50
Cezzar son of Rüstem
Platanisteia 1,005.00
Süleyman son of Ahmed
Platanisteia 825.00
Gümüş İbrahim son of Mustafa
Platanisteia 160.00
Horseshoe maker Hasan
Platanisteia 55.00
Rüstem son of Musa
Platanisteia 515.00
Topal Mustafa
Platanisteia 130.00
Molla (religious teacher) 'Ali son of Hacı Mustafa
Platanisteia 2,922.50
Emir Hasan son of Hacı Mustafa
Platanisteia 692.50
Hasan son of imam Mustafa Efendi
Platanisteia 377.50
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Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Total lands 42 267.75 1,825.00
002   land with vegetation 20 9.25 347.50
003   tree crops 6 3.25 162.50
004   mulberry crops 6 3.25 162.50
005   mulberry garden (dutlu bağçe) 2 2.00 100.00
006   mulberry garden (dut bağçesi̇) 4 1.25 62.50
007   non tree crops 10 5.00 135.00
008   grains 10 5.00 135.00
009   fodder field (hasıllık) 10 5.00 135.00
010   fields, gardens and similar 4 1.00 50.00
011   irrigated field (sulu tarla) 1 0.25 12.50
012   garden (bağçe) 3 0.75 37.50
013   other land use 9 13.00 250.00
014   threshing floor (harman) 4 4.00 80.00
015   private field (hassa tarla) 5 9.00 170.00
016   land without vegetation 13 245.50 1,227.50
017   barren field (kiraç tarla) 13 245.50 1,227.50
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total trees 34 261 3,115.00
002   olive trees 22 193 2,775.00
003   mountain olive tree (dağ zeyti̇ni̇) 11 88 1,230.00
004   plateau olive tree (ova zeytini 2) 11 105 1,545.00
005   carob trees 12 68 340.00
006   carob trees (eşcar-ı harub) 11 53 265.00
007   carob trees (harub eşcarı) 1 15 75.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total buildings 31 14 2,800.00
002   house (hane) 26 0 2,485.00
003   other house (diğer hane) 3 0 185.00
004   ruined house (harab hane) 1 0 25.00
005   other house in ruins (diğer harabe hane) 1 0 25.00
006   buildings for animals 4 13 65.00
007   beehive (ari kovani) 4 13 65.00
008   Mills 1 1 250.00
009   olive oil mill (yağ deği̇rmeni̇) 1 1 250.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total animals 36 187 8,174.00
002   sheep (agnam) 1 8 64.00
003   horse (bargi̇r) 13 16 3,100.00
004   lame horse (topal bargir) 1 1 150.00
005   mare (kisrak) 4 7 1,400.00
006   old horse (koca bargir) 1 1 150.00
007   cow (inek) 3 3 250.00
008   young bull (tosun) 1 1 50.00
009   mule (katir) 2 2 1,000.00
010   old mule (koca katır) 1 1 500.00
011   goat (keçi̇) 5 115 920.00
012   buffalo (manda) 1 1 100.00
013   ox (öküz) 10 12 2,500.00
014   pair of oxen (çift öküz) 8 8 2,000.00
015   goat and sheep (keçi ve koyun) 1 30 240.00
016   sheep and goat (koyun ve keçi̇) 1 30 240.00
This record was last edited on: Feb. 8, 2020, 1:32 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: Platanisteia. Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/5901/ on 03/07/2022.
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