Name: District of Episkopi
Transcribed name: Kaza-i Piskopu
Category: district (kaza)
Administrative dependency: Subprovince of Cyprus
Ottoman legal status of population: mixed
Total of property values by type (in kuruş): 512,738.00
Property values and percentages by type (values in kuruş):
194,111.0 50,422.0 134,414.0 133,791.0
37.9% 9.8% 26.2% 26.1%
Lands Trees Buildings Animals
Dependent locations:
Modern name Ottoman name Value Percentage
District of Episkopi (This record) 0 0.00%
Palodeia Palodya 4,360 0.85%
Kato Polemidia Kado Polamidya 33,403 6.51%
Asomatos (Lemesou) Asomato 8,037 1.57%
Agia Fylaxis Aya Fila 46,966 9.16%
Korfi Korfi 19,858 3.87%
Spitali İspidalli 10,598 2.07%
Pano Polemidia Pano Polemidya 11,527 2.25%
Gerasa Yerasa 15,556 3.03%
Apesia Apeşa 9,772 1.91%
Paramytha Podamida 11,087 2.16%
Zakaki Zakaci 10,940 2.13%
Erimi Erimi 16,213 3.16%
Kantou Kandu 9,924 1.94%
Kolossi Koloş 68,835 13.42%
Fasouri Fasuri 30,664 5.98%
Ayios Nikolaos Mon. Aya Nikola Manastırı 1,530 0.30%
Kato Kivides Kado Civides 15,934 3.11%
Pano Kivides Pano Civides 26,912 5.25%
Episkopi (Lemesou) Piskobi 160,624 31.33%
Legend: Lands Trees Buildings Animals
General statistics
Subprovince of Cyprus:
548.00
20,052.00
2.7%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
26.00
462.00
5.6%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
631.00
24,940.00
2.5%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
633.00
25,232.00
2.5%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
1,222.00
40,177.00
3.0%
Land (area in dönüm)
Subprovince of Cyprus:
11,393.16
580,135.54
2.0%
Land (value in kuruş)
Subprovince of Cyprus:
194,111.00
10,418,410.18
1.9%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
695.00
16,494.00
4.2%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
768.00
24,827.00
3.1%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
6,931.00
198,070.00
3.5%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
1,061.00
26,834.00
4.0%
Trees (value in kuruş)
Subprovince of Cyprus:
50,422.00
2,428,941.00
2.1%
Buildings (value in kuruş)
Subprovince of Cyprus:
134,414.00
5,966,619.50
2.3%
Subprovince of Cyprus:
563.00
16,552.00
3.4%
Animals (number)
Subprovince of Cyprus:
3,507.00
212,455.00
1.7%
Animals (value in kuruş)
Subprovince of Cyprus:
133,791.00
4,485,358.00
3.0%
Total value of properties (in kuruş)
Subprovince of Cyprus:
512,738.00
23,300,128.68
2.2%
Persons in this and dependant locations
Name Ottoman legal status Location Value (in kuruş)
Salih
Pano Polemidia 40.00
Yanni son of Dimitri
Agia Fylaxis 115.00
Mühtedi Yusuf
Palodeia 260.00
Yoakim son of Sava
Palodeia 815.00
Zaharya son of father Hristoğulo
Palodeia 725.00
Nikola son of Zaharya
Palodeia 565.00
Wife of Nikola son of Zaharya
Palodeia 60.00
Miha'il son of Zaharya
Palodeia 285.00
Wife of Miha'il son of Zaharya
Palodeia 50.00
Antoni son of Kara Nikolo
Palodeia 1,125.00
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Statistics per land type
Land use Records Land area (in dönüm) Value (in kuruş)
001   Total lands 1,222 11,393.16 194,111.00
002   land with vegetation 719 4,922.75 144,988.00
003   tree crops 113 121.00 6,325.00
004   mulberry crops 80 94.75 4,707.50
005   mulberry garden (dutlu bağçe) 61 68.75 3,352.50
006   irrigated mulberry garden (sulu dut bağçesi) 1 0.50 25.00
007   mulberry garden (dut bağçesi̇) 18 25.50 1,330.00
008   fruit garden (meyveli̇ bağçe) 33 26.25 1,617.50
009   non tree crops 292 1,561.50 53,539.50
010   black-eyed peas 1 0.50 15.00
011   abundantly-irrigated black-eyed peas field (böğürülce su basar tarla) 1 0.50 15.00
012   cotton 73 382.00 11,520.00
013   cotton field (pembe tarlasi) 2 9.00 410.00
014   cotton field (penbe tarla) 1 2.00 60.00
015   abundantly-irrigated cotton fıeld (su basar pembe tarlası) 1 4.00 120.00
016   irrigated cotton field (sulu penbe tarlası) 44 210.50 6,340.00
017   cotton field (penbe tarlası) 19 136.00 3,975.00
018   waterless cotton field (susuz penbe tarlası) 1 10.00 100.00
019   abundantly-irrigated cotton field (su basar penbe tarlası) 5 10.50 515.00
020   vineyard 152 1,052.00 40,040.00
021   vineyard (bağ) 151 1,052.00 39,940.00
022   ruined vineyard (harab bağ) 1 0.00 100.00
023   grains 66 127.00 1,964.50
024   grain field (eki̇n tarlasi) 3 80.00 750.00
025   fodder field (hasıllık) 63 47.00 1,214.50
026   fields, gardens and similar 314 3,240.25 85,123.50
027   irrigated field (sulu tarla) 40 1,315.50 46,126.00
028   irrigated garden field (sulu bağçe tarlası) 1 50.00 3,000.00
029   abundantly-irrigated private field (su basar hassa tarla) 2 38.00 380.00
030   irrigated garden (sulu bağçe) 145 150.75 7,902.50
031   other garden (diğer bahçe) 3 6.00 300.00
032   garden (bağçe) 13 65.50 3,210.00
033   garden field (bağçe tarlasi) 3 4.00 75.00
034   other irrigated fruit garden (diğer meyveli bağçe) 1 1.00 80.00
035   irrigated fruit garden (sulu meyveli bağçe) 1 0.50 25.00
036   field (tarla) 13 150.50 1,615.00
037   irrigated garden (bağçe-i sulu) 1 0.50 25.00
038   deserted field (hâli tarla) 5 335.00 1,325.00
039   plateau field (ova tarlası) 1 5.00 100.00
040   plateau field (ova tarla) 2 70.00 1,400.00
041   irrigated field (su basar tarla) 83 1,048.00 19,560.00
042   other land use 202 392.41 8,869.50
043   threshing floor (harman) 113 114.00 1,800.00
044   enclosed land (fırahti) 10 3.50 82.00
045   pen (mandira) 19 19.00 1,270.00
046   private field (hassa tarla) 60 255.91 5,717.50
047   land without vegetation 301 6,078.00 40,253.50
048   barren field (kiraç tarla) 301 6,078.00 40,253.50
049   deserted plot (hâli̇ arsa) 1 1.00 50.00
050   deserted plot (arsa-i haliye) 1 1.00 50.00
Statistics per tree type
Tree type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total trees 695 6,931 50,422.00
002   olive trees 326 1,665 18,675.00
003   olive trees (zeytun eşcarı) 52 217 2,315.00
004   mountain olive trees (eşcar-ı zeytun dağı) 1 5 75.00
005   plateau olive (ova zeytuni) 8 39 390.00
006   plateau olive (ova zeytun) 1 10 100.00
007   other olive (diğer zeytun) 1 2 20.00
008   olive tree (şecer-i zeytun) 2 2 25.00
009   plateau olive (zeytun-ı ova) 1 1 10.00
010   mountain olive tree (dağ zeyti̇ni̇) 41 240 2,315.00
011   olive trees (eşcar-ı zeytun 2) 26 136 1,640.00
012   olive tree (zeytun 2) 4 9 100.00
013   plateau olive tree (ova zeytini 2) 189 1,004 11,685.00
014   Total almond trees 31 58 290.00
015   almond trees (badem eşcarı) 4 7 35.00
016   almond trees (eşcar-ı badem 2) 23 46 230.00
017   almond trees (şecer-i badem) 3 4 20.00
018   almond tree (badem 2) 1 1 5.00
019   walnut treeσ 14 23 210.00
020   walnut trees (şecer-i ceviz) 2 2 20.00
021   walnut trees (ceviz eşcarı) 1 1 10.00
022   walnut trees (eşcar-ı ceviz) 11 20 180.00
023   hazelnut treeσ 2 20 100.00
024   hazelnut trees (eşcar-ı fındık) 2 20 100.00
025   carob trees 322 5,165 31,147.00
026   carob tree (harub 2) 20 197 1,070.00
027   carob trees (eşcar-ı harub) 216 3,428 21,405.00
028   carob trees (harub eşcarı) 84 1,524 8,587.00
029   other young carob tree (diğer fidan-ı harub) 1 15 75.00
030   carob trees (şecer-i harub) 1 1 10.00
Statistics per building type
Building use Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total buildings 768 1,061 134,414.00
002   house (hane) 623 438 81,120.00
003   other house (diğer hane) 77 62 7,960.00
004   other house (di̇ğer hane) 4 4 380.00
005   ruined house (harab hane) 3 1 220.00
006   house in ruins (harabe hane) 3 1 220.00
007   derelict house (hane-i virane) 2 1 130.00
008   shop (dükkan) 3 3 525.00
009   coffee house (kahve dükkani) 1 1 250.00
010   coffee house (kahve hane) 1 1 250.00
011   small shop (sagir dükkan) 2 2 275.00
012   agricultural buildings 5 5 660.00
013   barn (samanlik) 1 1 75.00
014   pen (mandıra) 3 3 210.00
015   grape must press (şırahane mengenesi) 1 1 375.00
016   hamam (hamam) 1 1 500.00
017   part of building 27 25 8,010.00
018   room 27 25 8,010.00
019   grape must press (şirahâne) 27 25 8,010.00
020   buildings for animals 71 341 1,294.00
021   beehive (ari kovani) 70 340 1,194.00
022   stable (ahir) 1 1 100.00
023   auxilliary structures 17 226 25,700.00
024   waten tank and well (havuz ve kuyu) 1 1 150.00
025   running water (ma-yı cari) 16 225 25,550.00
026   Mills 21 22 16,605.00
027   olive oil mill (yağ deği̇rmeni̇) 9 9 1,935.00
028   oil mill (yağ değirmeni) 4 4 1,070.00
029   Watermills 8 9 13,600.00
030   winter mill (kiş deği̇rmeni̇) 1 1 750.00
031   water mill (su deği̇rmeni̇) 7 8 12,850.00
Statistics per animal type
Animal type Records Quantity Value (in kuruş)
001   Total animals 563 3,507 133,791.00
002   sheep (agnam) 78 2,531 21,312.00
003   horse (bargi̇r) 98 127 20,900.00
004   mare (kisrak) 46 65 11,250.00
005   colt (tay) 9 11 600.00
006   colt (tay bargir) 1 1 100.00
007   threshing horse (harman bargiri) 3 4 750.00
008   cow (inek) 108 154 14,115.00
009   calf (dana) 17 24 1,185.00
010   suckling calf (buzaği) 17 24 1,185.00
011   pair of cows (çift inek) 2 2 400.00
012   young bull (tosun) 4 6 330.00
013   mule (katir) 54 58 24,700.00
014   lame mule (topal katır) 1 1 350.00
015   well mule (dolab katırı) 1 1 500.00
016   goat (keçi̇) 12 216 1,728.00
017   ox (öküz) 209 254 49,700.00
018   pair of oxen (çift öküz) 128 137 34,250.00
019   goat and sheep (keçi ve koyun) 4 167 1,336.00
020   sheep and goat (ağnam ve keçi) 4 167 1,336.00
This record was last edited on: Sept. 13, 2021, 8:07 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: District of Episkopi. Retrieved from: https://cyprus1833.hua.gr/en/geographicObject/6298/ on 01/07/2022.
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