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Galanado, Naxos, Cyclades,South Aegean

Belognia Tower

or Tower of Polytero  
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Belognia Tower
Location:
At the exit of the village Galanado towards Sangri, in Naxos island
Region > Prefecture:   Greek Map
South Aegean
Cyclades
Municipality > Town:
City of Naxos
• Galanado
Altitude:
Elevation ≈ 120 m 
(Relative Height≈0 m)
Time of Construction   Origin
before 1610  
Post-BYZANTINE
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Castle Type   Condition
Tower House  
Good
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Belonia tower is one of the best preserved tower-houses in Naxos. It is in Galanado, at the exit towards Sangri.

It was built before 1610 by Geronymo Sommaripa. Later it was owned by the Belogna family. Today it is privately owned.


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