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Akontio, Livadeia, Boeotia,Central Greece

Tower of Akontio

or Tower of Agios Vasilios  
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Tower of Akontio
Location:
On a hill west of the village Akontio in Boeotia, near the church of Agios Vasilios
Region > Prefecture:   Greek Map
Central Greece
Boeotia
Municipality > Town:
City of Livadeia
• Akontio
Altitude:
Elevation ≈ 175 m 
(Relative Height≈90 m)
Time of Construction   Origin
13th century (?)  
FRANKISH
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Castle Type   Condition
Tower  
Rather Poor
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Remains of a tower on a rocky hill at the foot of mount Akontio, west of the village Akontio.

We do not have information about this tower. It was probably Frankish built either in the 13th or the 14th century like most of similar towers in the area, some of which are visible from this tower.


Sources

  • Information by Mr. Haralambos Sanidas.

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