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1. View of the port of Methoni. In the background, the Bourtzi of Methoni, built in the first perid of Ottoman rule of the city. 2. Plan of the remains of the Venetian mole of Asprades. 3. View of the stone dock of Asprades and the column used as bollard, or dock post. 4. Details of the column and the stone mole of Asprades.
1, 2. View and plan of the now-lost Catholic church of Saint John (San Giovanni Evangelista), converted into a mosque (Beyazit Veli mosque) during Ottoman rule, in Methoni. Today only the base of one minaret is preserved. 3. One of the two stone bridges at the environs of Methoni which were demolished in the mid-20th century.
1. The Gate of Xira at the castle of Merhoni. The granite column known as column of Morosini at the castle of Methoni.
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1. Plan of the church of Agioleo (Saint Leon) at Palaiomethoni. This was probably the site of the now-lost Cistercian monastery of De viridario beatae Mariae at Paliomethoni, close to Methoni. 2. View of the monastery of Hagios Vasileios, close to the early Christian catacombs of Saint Onuphrius.
Map of the area of Methoni. Plan of the castle of Methoni. On the right, plan of Niokastro fortress at Pylos. On the upper left, Sapienza island.
Views of the gulf of Pylos with Palaiokastro (Α), the Castle of Pylos (Niokastro) (Β), Agios Nikolais height (C) and Methoni (D).
Tags: Architecture and built environment, Bay of Navarino, Boats and ships, Castle of Pylos (Niokastro), Castles and fortresses, Greece, History, Messenia, Methoni, Ottoman–Venetian Wars, Palaiokastro (Pylos), Peloponnese, Plans and drawings, Pylos, State and military institutions - Diplomatic relations
View of Methoni.
Tags: History, Messenia, Methoni, Peloponnese, Views
Tags: Boats and ships, Greece, Messenia, Methoni, Peloponnese, Views
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