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Record ID CRID:23
Type of record Single Monument
Date of record 03-11-2012
Registrar Natasa Michailidou
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Monument type Immovable Monument
Monument Code MONUM0002
Monument Name Byzantine water mills of Polichni
Related Institution Holy Diocese of Neapolis and Stavroupolis
Location Name Polichni in Thessaloniki
Date of construction
century BC/AD
From 12century AD
To 13 AD
Short Description Archaeological Park of Byzantine watermills in the settlement of Meteora (12th-13th c.). There are five (5) Byzantine and post-Byzantine watermills and one (1) wine press (linos) preserved. After the excavation research (1996) and the declaration of the area as an archaeological park by the Ministry of Culture, the monuments have been restored on an initiative of the municipality and are now an archaeological site open to the public with a special educational program "The Milotopos of Polichni" by Dr. K. Tamoutseli (Polichni 2003).




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Monument type Immovable Monument
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Code MONUM0002
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Name
Monument Name Byzantine water mills of Polichni
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Institution
Related Institution Holy Diocese of Neapolis and Stavroupolis




Origin / Location
Location Name Polichni in Thessaloniki
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Short Description
Short Description Archaeological Park of Byzantine watermills in the settlement of Meteora (12th-13th c.). There are five (5) Byzantine and post-Byzantine watermills and one (1) wine press (linos) preserved. After the excavation research (1996) and the declaration of the area as an archaeological park by the Ministry of Culture, the monuments have been restored on an initiative of the municipality and are now an archaeological site open to the public with a special educational program "The Milotopos of Polichni" by Dr. K. Tamoutseli (Polichni 2003).




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Date of construction
century BC/AD
From 12century AD
To 13 AD
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Informative text of N. Toutos, "The historical churches and relics of the Diocese of Neapolis and Stavroupolis. A first presentation"
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