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Evangelismos, Troizinia, Piraeus & Islands,Attica

Castle of Kokkinia

or Skapeti Castle or Kokkinia or  Skelethreiko  
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Castle of Kokkinia
Location:
Kokkinia Hill, south of the village Skapeti, Trizinia, Peloponnese
Region > Prefecture:   Greek Map
Attica
Piraeus & Islands
Municipality > Town:
City of Troizinia
• Evangelismos
Altitude:
Elevation ≈ 680 m 
(Relative Height≈200 m)
Time of Construction   Origin
13th century (?)  
FRANKISH
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Castle Type   Condition
Fortified Settlement  
In Ruins
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A spacious, unknown and remote fortified settlement for which there are no written sources about its history and origin. Some elements in the construction indicate that it was probably built by the Franks in the 13th or 14th century.


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Access
Approach to the monument:
The access is difficult through a dirt road from the village Evangelismos and then 30min uphill walk.
Entrance:
Like most remote, ruined and neglected fortifications, entrance is not an issue. The difficult part is to approach the castle and walk around inside.


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