TAESP: Places of Special Interest Dataset

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POSI Number TP220
GU number
Intensive Survey Zone Asinou
Village Nikitari
Locality Trimitheri
Easting 495235.00
Northing 3875328.00
Elevation (m) 649.00
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Source GPS
Sheet Map 1:5000 28-XXXI
Team Leader ESG
Summary Three (possibily four) structures located on western sloping slope.
Topography Pediment surface near river.
Vegetation Pine forest with golden oak, cistus, wild grasses and terebinth.
Access Forestry road branching southwest off of Asinou / Spilia forestry road.
Description Environment Structures are located on pediment surface sloping southwest above river channel. Overall the structures are located in a river valley on a stable surface.
Pottery Some
Tile Some
Chipped Stone Unclear
Ground Stone Unclear
Slag Unclear
Architecture Some
Visibility (%) 70
Description POSI Three or four structures with stone foundation. Structure 1 - North, east, south walls of structure are preserved. North wall appears to be preserved and extendsnorthwest 9 metres. There is 1 to 1.5 metres of the structure still standing. The structure is 7 x 5 (where the west wall is 5 metres long)currently visible. Structure 2 - approximately 5 x 5 metres. Walls preserved to 80 cm tall. Three pine trees within structure. Structure 3 - ovoid structures 5 x 3 metres. Pit like depression approximately 1 metre in diametre to the east this may be a possible structure or store. Terrace or wall is located to the southeast and only a small amount is visible. Note - Downslope to the north is a terrace wall 4.5 - 5 metres long. Overall the area has been disturbed by road construction and logging activity.See plane table map.
Condition Stable and partially bulldozed / cut by road.
Settlement Yes
Church No
Building Yes
Bridge No
Check Dam Yes
Threshing Floor No
Tomb No
Kiln No
Other Structure No
Rock No
Mine/Adit No
Botany No
Extraction No
Road No
Pottery Yes
Lithics No
View No
Geomorphology No
Prehistoric No
Iron Age No
Hellenistic/Roman Yes
Medieval/Ottoman Yes
Modern No
Slag No
Shrine No
Entered By ESG
Entered Date 3/8/2003 00:00:00
Recorded By ESG
Recorded Date 3/8/2003 00:00:00