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Ancient towers

Hellenistic Tower (Pyrgos)

In Arkesini, South Amorgos, the most important ancient monument can be seen. Even though the tower is half ruined it still dominates the plain standing beside the church of the same name.Built in the 4th century B.C.from large four cornered blocks, it protected the large rural population and the fertile expanses of the area, as it had small windows, a water cisternand a plumbing system


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