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Κατηγορία: Later times

Later times

In 1757, during the Turkish occupation, and after the castle of Kalloni was abolished, the castle of Sigri was built on the foundations of the earlier, much smaller fortification erected by the Venetian Gatelouzos. According to historical sources, the first inhabitants of the castle were Turks formerly imprisoned in the fortress, who after their release […]