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SIA number TS19
Village Nikitari
Locality Stavros
Easting 497740.00
Northing 3877870.00
Elevation (m) 469.00
Source Image Print
Summary System of check dams near Stavros.
Environment Topography consists of 20-30 degree hillslopes incised by small rocky gully with very thin soils. Bedrock consists of Basalt group rocks. Currently vegetation consists of pine trees, cistus bushes and other sparse vegetation. In the inner steep gullies myrtle and wild olives may be found. See sketch maps and descriptions under individual POSIs.
Topography (metres ASL) 28
Pottery Some
Tile None
Chipped Stone None
Ground Stone None
Architecture Abundant
Slag None
Material Culture 71 check dams in 13 gullies. TP155-TP165 inclusive, TP167-TP169 inclusive.
Description SIA Series of check dam gullies varying in length and number of check dams in each (from 1 in TP165 and TP160 to 13 in TP161 and TP163). Check dams vary in style, date and rock size. Area covered - see attached diagram. TP161 has associated pottery in dams and a path. TP158 is an area of overgrown dense greenery, suspected to be check dam but inaccessible to see. Cadastral is XXVIII-56
Recorded By SMJ
Recorded Date 3/8/2003 00:00:00
Entered By SMJ
Entered Date 3/8/2003 00:00:00