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VESSA (PRX), Village, CHIOS

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VESSA Village CHIOS

Overview

  Vessa is a medieval village that lies in the center of a big agricultural basin and it has a main gate, which is in a very good condition. The area has a well laid -out streets and high narrow buildings that look like towers. Although the fortified surrounding wall has been split, the whole village stone houses remain in a very good condition but many off them are dilapidated and empty. There are many big and wealthy houses in the area that were built by prosperous emigrants. Among the village churches is Panagia, Agios Dimitrios and Panagia Petrousena, which is considered to be the most ancient church of Chios, according to the locals. e most ancient church of Chios, according to the locals.

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Population Census

Year Population
1991 373
1981 254

Geographical Data

Type of location: Listed traditional settlement, Municipal district, Medieval settlement
Postal Code: 82102
Tel +30 22710
Altitude: 180 meters
Longitude: 26o 00' 32.76" E
Latitude: 38o 17' 47.88" N

Distances:
4 Kilometers West (W) ELATA, Village, CHIOS , GREECE
4 Kilometers North (N) LITHIO, Village, CHIOS , GREECE

Geographical Boundaries

VESSA (Village ) 10 km   North of PYRGI (Small town, Town hall)>
PYRGI (Small town, Town hall) belongs to MASTICHOCHORIA (Municipality)
MASTICHOCHORIA (Municipality) belongs to CHIOS (Island)
CHIOS (Island) belongs to CHIOS (Prefecture)
CHIOS (Prefecture) belongs to NORTH AEGEAN (Region)
NORTH AEGEAN (Region) belongs to GREECE (Country)

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