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Ypsilantis, Aliartos, Boeotia,Central Greece

Tower of Ypsilanti

  
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Tower of  Ypsilanti
Location:
On the slopes of Elikon mountain, south of Ypsilantis village, Boeotia, Central Greece
Region > Prefecture:   Greek Map
Central Greece
Boeotia
Municipality > Town:
City of Aliartos
• Ypsilantis
Altitude:
Elevation ≈ 350 m 
Time of Construction   Origin
13th century (?)  
CATALAN
H 
Castle Type   Condition
Tower  
Not Good
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

A tower of either Frankish or Catalan origin south of the village of Ypsilanti in Viotia, on the slopes of mountain Elikon


Sources

  • Alex Kalantzis (personal archive)
  • 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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