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Spaniakos, Kandanos-Selino, Chania,Crete

Koules of Spaniakos

  
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Koules of Spaniakos
Location:
On the rocky hills SE of Spaniakos village, north of Paliahora, near the southern coast of Crete
Region > Prefecture:   Greek Map
Crete
Chania
Municipality > Town:
City of Kandanos-Selino
• Spaniakos
Altitude:
Elevation ≈ 560 m 
Time of Construction   Origin
1866 or shortly after  
OTTOMAN
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Castle Type   Condition
Small Fort  
Rather Poor
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

One of the many small forts -the so called “koules”- built by the Turks after 1886 following the outbreak of the Cretan revolution that year.


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