Name: Galata
Transcribed name: Galata
Names from Gazetteer of Cyprus Galata
Γαλάτα
Name according to Kitchener's survey of Cyprus: Galata
Category: village (karye)
Administrative dependency: District of Lefka
Ottoman legal status of population: non-muslim (ehl-i zimmet)
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 22,810.50
Property values and percentages by type (values in kuruş):
10,162.5 595.0 10,870.0 1,183.0
44.6% 2.6% 47.7% 5.2%
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
Dependent locations:
Modern name Ottoman name Value Percentage
Galata (This record) 17,511 76.77%
Podhitou Monastery Kad Manastırı 5,300 23.23%
Legend: Lands Trees Buildings Animals
General statistics
District of Lefka:
38.00
1,422.00
2.7%
District of Lefka:
2.00
28.00
7.1%
District of Lefka:
46.00
1,835.00
2.5%
District of Lefka:
46.00
1,857.00
2.5%
District of Lefka:
66.00
3,231.00
2.0%
Land (area in dönüm)
District of Lefka:
126.00
20,730.86
0.6%
Land (value in kuruş)
District of Lefka:
10,162.50
1,113,579.00
0.9%
District of Lefka:
27.00
1,853.00
1.5%
District of Lefka:
41.00
1,679.00
2.4%
District of Lefka:
72.00
8,397.00
0.9%
District of Lefka:
39.00
1,968.00
2.0%
Trees (value in kuruş)
District of Lefka:
595.00
93,687.00
0.6%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
District of Lefka:
10,870.00
338,884.00
3.2%
District of Lefka:
11.00
610.00
1.8%
Animals (number)
District of Lefka:
35.00
9,132.00
0.4%
Animals (value in kuruş)
District of Lefka:
1,183.00
145,442.00
0.8%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
District of Lefka:
22,810.50
1,691,592.00
1.3%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Panayod son of father Nikola
Galata 1,977.50
İfluri son of Marko
Galata 1,705.00
Luka son of Yanni
Galata 1,215.00
Hristoğulo son of Yanni
Galata 1,905.00
Hristoğulo son of Yanni
Galata 285.00
Brother of Hristoğulo son of Yanni
Galata 285.00
Marko son of Miha'il
Galata 47.50
Haralambo son of Yanni
Galata 1,905.00
Yanni son of Acı Miha'il
Galata 1,800.00
Yanni son of Ğavr'il
Galata 869.00
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Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Total lands 66 126.00 10,162.50
002   land with vegetation 66 126.00 10,162.50
003   tree crops 7 3.50 650.00
004   mulberry crops 7 3.50 650.00
005   mulberry garden (dut bağçesi̇) 7 3.50 650.00
006   non tree crops 47 114.50 8,137.50
007   black-eyed peas 7 7.50 1,250.00
008   black-eyed peas field (börülce tarlası) 7 7.50 1,250.00
009   cotton 17 26.50 5,225.00
010   cotton field (pembe tarlasi) 17 26.50 5,225.00
011   vineyard 20 27.50 1,232.50
012   vineyard (bağ) 20 27.50 1,232.50
013   grains 3 53.00 430.00
014   grain field (eki̇n tarlasi) 3 53.00 430.00
015   fields, gardens and similar 12 8.00 1,375.00
016   garden field (bağçe tarlasi) 10 6.00 1,150.00
017   field (tarla) 2 2.00 225.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total trees 27 72 595.00
002   Total mulberry trees 6 31 155.00
003   mulberry trees (eşcar-ı dut) 6 31 155.00
004   olive trees 12 31 340.00
005   olive trees (eşcar-ı zeytun 2) 12 31 340.00
006   Total almond trees 1 1 10.00
007   almond trees (eşcar-ı badem 2) 1 1 10.00
008   walnut treeσ 8 9 90.00
009   walnut trees (şecer-i ceviz) 2 2 20.00
010   walnut trees (eşcar-ı ceviz) 6 7 70.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total buildings 41 39 10,870.00
002   house (hane) 38 38 5,290.00
003   Mills 3 1 5,580.00
004   Watermills 2 1 5,000.00
005   water mill (su deği̇rmeni̇) 2 1 5,000.00
006   mill (deği̇rmen) 1 0 580.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total animals 11 35 1,183.00
002   cow (inek) 6 6 600.00
003   goat (keçi̇) 2 26 208.00
004   ox (öküz) 3 3 375.00
This record was last edited on: March 1, 2019, 4:13 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: Galata. Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/6111/ on 03/07/2022.
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