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Palaiopyrgos, Gortynia, Arcadia,Peloponnese

Tower of Paleopyrgos in Gortynia

  
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Tower of Paleopyrgos in Gortynia
Location:
At the northern exit of the village Palaiopyrgos of Gortynia in Arcadia, Peloponnese.
Region > Prefecture:   Greek Map
Peloponnese
Arcadia
Municipality > Town:
City of Gortynia
• Palaiopyrgos
Altitude:
Elevation ≈ 555 m 
(Relative Height≈10 m)
Time of Construction   Origin
Unknown  
FRANKISH
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Castle Type   Condition
Tower  
In Ruins
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Remains of a tower for which nothing is known.

It was probably just a guard post from the Frankish period.


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Access
Approach to the monument:
The tower is on a low hill at the northern exit of the village.
Entrance:
Free access


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