Name: Acheleia
Transcribed name: Aşelya
Names from Gazetteer of Cyprus Acheleia
Αχέλεια
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Akhelia
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: District of Kouklia
Ottoman legal status of population: mixed
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 11,235.00
Property values and percentages by type (values in kuruş):
4,640.0 60.0 4,610.0 1,925.0
41.3% 0.5% 41.0% 17.1%
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
General statistics
District of Kouklia:
18.00
446.00
4.0%
District of Kouklia:
0.00
9.00
0.0%
District of Kouklia:
23.00
512.00
4.5%
District of Kouklia:
23.00
512.00
4.5%
District of Kouklia:
21.00
857.00
2.5%
Land (area in dönüm)
District of Kouklia:
231.00
9,083.75
2.5%
Land (value in kuruş)
District of Kouklia:
4,640.00
125,366.90
3.7%
District of Kouklia:
2.00
177.00
1.1%
District of Kouklia:
18.00
479.00
3.8%
District of Kouklia:
11.00
836.00
1.3%
District of Kouklia:
18.00
491.00
3.7%
Trees (value in kuruş)
District of Kouklia:
60.00
8,600.00
0.7%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
District of Kouklia:
4,610.00
68,940.00
6.7%
District of Kouklia:
11.00
347.00
3.2%
Animals (number)
District of Kouklia:
23.00
4,461.00
0.5%
Animals (value in kuruş)
District of Kouklia:
1,925.00
103,170.00
1.9%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
District of Kouklia:
11,235.00
306,076.90
3.7%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Mustafa Takvi?
Acheleia 500.00
Fatma daughter of Rüstem
Acheleia 150.00
Rüstem
Acheleia 0.00
Raziye daughter of Abdullah
Acheleia 150.00
Abdullah
Acheleia 0.00
Ayşe daughter of Ahmed
Acheleia 150.00
Ahmed
Acheleia 0.00
Yasemin daughter of Osman
Acheleia 150.00
Osman son of Abdullah
Acheleia 150.00
Father Lukido son of Sava
Acheleia 1,150.00
Click here for the rest of the persons recorded in this settlement.
Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Total lands 21 231.00 4,640.00
002   land with vegetation 19 176.00 4,365.00
003   tree crops 15 18.00 3,500.00
004   mulberry crops 15 18.00 3,500.00
005   mulberry garden (dutlu bağçe) 1 0.50 100.00
006   mulberry garden (dut bağçesi̇) 14 17.50 3,400.00
007   fields, gardens and similar 4 158.00 865.00
008   plateau field (ova tarla) 3 143.00 715.00
009   irrigated field (su basar tarla) 1 15.00 150.00
010   land without vegetation 2 55.00 275.00
011   barren field (kiraç tarla) 2 55.00 275.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total trees 2 11 60.00
002   olive trees 1 1 10.00
003   mountain olive trees (eşcar-ı zeytun dağ) 1 1 10.00
004   Total almond trees 1 10 50.00
005   almond trees (eşcar-ı badem 2) 1 10 50.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total buildings 18 18 4,610.00
002   house (hane) 17 17 1,610.00
003   Mills 1 1 3,000.00
004   Watermills 1 1 3,000.00
005   water mill (su deği̇rmeni̇) 1 1 3,000.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total animals 11 23 1,925.00
002   cow (inek) 4 5 500.00
003   ox (öküz) 7 18 1,425.00
004   pair of oxen (çift öküz) 6 17 1,300.00
This record was last edited on: Feb. 22, 2019, 9:46 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: Acheleia. Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/6010/ on 25/06/2022.
I have relevant digital content to contribute