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SIA number TS03
Village Nikitari
Locality Asinou
Easting 497600.00
Northing 3878400.00
Elevation (m) 500.00
Source 1:50,000
Aerial Photograph 63-35-38
Summary Abandoned settlement of Asinou
Environment Topography: Top of hill within Asinou valley. Steep-sided on north, ridge to east and west. 550 m SW of church of Phorviotissa. Geology: Diabase, basalt. Modern Land Use: Forest, olive groves, some crops, Water: Potamos Asinou in valley (no water currently)
Pottery Abundant
Tile Abundant
Chipped Stone None
Ground Stone None
Architecture Some
Slag None
Material Culture Asinou settlement: 8 abandoned dwellings, mostly 2 room, stone (some mud brick) with hearths and 2 goat folds, 1 with bramble fence. 1 building still used, newly painted and locked (dwelling). Paved threshing floor, rough with stones (TP016), and one unpaved threshing floor (a third turned out to be bulldozing). Architecture mapped and analysed by TJI.
Description SIA Colonial also included in Period on paper form (= Modern; mjg)
Recorded By TJI
Recorded Date 6/7/2000 00:00:00
Entered By LHS
Entered Date 17/5/2001 00:00:00