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Plataea, Thebes, Boeotia,Central Greece

Tower of Plataea

or Tower of Melissohori  
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Tower of Plataea
Location:
4km north of Plataea, south of the village Melissohori in Boeotia, Central Greece
Region > Prefecture:   Greek Map
Central Greece
Boeotia
Municipality > Town:
City of Thebes
• Plataea
Altitude:
Elevation ≈ 320 m 
(Relative Height≈20 m)
Time of Construction   Origin
13th century (?)  
FRANKISH
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Castle Type   Condition
Tower  
Average
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Sources

  • Website Ancient Greece - Πύργος Πλαταιών (obsolete page)
  • ΦΙΛΙΠΠΟΣ ΣΤΑΘΟΥΛΟΠΟΥΛΟΣ, Αρχιτέκτονας Μηχανικός, Μεταπτυχιακή εργασία «Η αρχιτεκτονική των μεμονωμένων πύργων της Βοιωτίας», Πανεπιστήμιο Αθηνών, Αθήνα 2014



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Access
Approach to the monument:
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Entrance:
Like most isolated and neglected towers, the access to the surrounding area is free but the entrance inside is not possible.


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