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Paphos (district (national))

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Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 20 Collections and/or Records:

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A village group, Trashibiola, 1878

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018B/12
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158 x 111 mm. Woodburytype. A view showing a group of villagers seated in a paved courtyard in front of a stonewalled house (the principal house in the village). The village is near the town of Paphos. Thomson states that the purpose of the gathering was twofold: to welcome strangers to the village and to discuss a point of law concerning a stray herd of goats (Thomson 1879, vol.2, p.38).

Dates: 1878
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: The volume is located at: RCS.Cob.18.122.
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Achelia Templon

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018E/20
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152 x 211 mm. A view showing intricately carved stone decorations.

Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Ambon, Achelia

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018E/21
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159 x 205 mm. A view showing carved animals and vegetation on a stone (?) pulpit.

Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Bleeding column, Paphos

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018E/22
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202 x 150 mm. A view showing two stone columns at Paphos.

Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Excavators, Kouklia

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018E/32
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205 x 149 mm. A posed group of mainly women and children paid to dig in the archaeological sites in the area.

Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Harvesters at Paphos, 1908

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 8/1223
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Quarter-plate (landscape format). New Paphos town in distance. Note near ruins, Temple of Venus is 9 miles away

Dates: 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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His Beatitude Archbishop Makarios officiating at St. Neophytos' Monastery in the Paphos District, 1965

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018H/26
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170 x 200 mm. Showing Archbishop Makarios and two other priests conducting a service in the ornate interior of the monastery church.

Dates: 1965
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Kouklia Paphos after excavation, 1887

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018E/9
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204 x 151 mm. A view showing the results of excavation at the Temple of Aphrodite at Kouklia near Paphos, with mounds of excavated earth in the foreground and the remains of walls and buildings beyond.

Dates: 1887
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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No. 16. (Chypre) Port et ch√Ęteau des Paphos, 1900

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCS.Cob.P.18.155/35
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Title also written in Greek.

Dates: 1900
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Old Castle Papho, Cyprus, 1900

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCS.Cob.P.18.155/103
Scope and Contents From the File:

An album containing postcard views of Cyprus. The postcards are by a variety of photographers and publishers.

Dates: 1900
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Paphos, inscribed stele

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018E/23
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204 x 154 mm. A view showing a stone monument carved with Greek characters at Paphos.

Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Pauls Pillars, 1908

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 8/1222
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Quarter-plate (landscape format). Chrysopotitisa Church near Paphos. In the foreground I have placed a nougani, one of the sleighs for the threshing floor, so that you may see the way in which the chipped flints are set on the underside to cut and tear the straw.

Dates: 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Peristerona Church of St. Barnabas and St. Hilarion, 1965

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018H/8
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226 x 172 mm. A view looking across a stream towards the Church of St. Barnabas and St. Hilarion. The caption on the reverse of the photograph reads: 'Peristerona Church of St. Barnabas and St. Hilarion, one of the most picturesque Byzantine (AD 956) buildings in Cyprus. The minaret next to it reveals the peaceful co-existence of the Greeks and Turks in Cyprus.'

Dates: 1965
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Remains of the Temple of Venus. Kouklia, Paphos. Cyprus, 1900

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/RCS.Cob.P.18.155/17
Scope and Contents From the File:

An album containing postcard views of Cyprus. The postcards are by a variety of photographers and publishers.

Dates: 1900
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Rock cut tomb at Baleo Castra, 1908

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Fisher 8/1224
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Quarter-plate (landscape format). A little beyond Paphos Lighthouse.

Dates: 1908
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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Rock-cut tombs, Palaeo-Castro. Plain of Paphos, 1878

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018B/13
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178 x 116 mm. Autotype. A view showing the entrance to rock tombs carved into a low rock-face on the plain of Paphos.

Dates: 1878
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: The volume is located at: RCS.Cob.18.122.
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The Pillar of St. Paul, 1965

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018H/11
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173 x 169 mm. The caption on the reverse of the photograph reads: 'In this picture just inside the masonry enclave is the pillar to which St. Paul is reputed to have been bound and scourged when he visited Paphos to convert the Emperor Sergius Paulus to Christianity. The pillar stands in the grounds of Chrysopolitissa church'.

Dates: 1965
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).
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The Plain of Paphos, 1878

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018B/15
Scope and Contents 180 x 120 mm. Autotype. A view looking over the flat landscape towards distant mountains: 'In the middle-distance of this picture we see a portion of those limestone rocks which the ancients have honeycombed with their tombs, and Ktimu, the provincial capital, stands about half-a-mile further inland. The view shows us, not only the position of the town, but also the general appearance of a Cyprian plain, with its interspersed patches of fallow ground and cultivated fields' (Thomson 1879,...
Dates: 1878
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: The volume is located at: RCS.Cob.18.122.
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The ruins of Neo Paphos [i.e. Nea Pafos, part of Paphos], 1878

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018B/14
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174 x 113 mm. Woodburytype. A very finely composed landscape study of the ruins, with a figure in white in the foreground: 'The most imposing ruin to be found in Neo Paphos is represented in the photograph before us, but the ground everywhere is strewn with the shafts, the capitals, and the bases of pillars, and with heaps of stones, among which may be seen bits of old pottery mingled with fragments of sculptured marble' (Thomson 1879, vol.2, p.40).

Dates: 1878
Conditions Governing Access: From the File: The volume is located at: RCS.Cob.18.122.
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['Tombs of the Kings' at Kato Paphos], 1965

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Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3018H/9
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171 x 226 mm. A view looking out from the tombs towards the supporting Doric columns of the chambers. The caption on the reverse of the photograph reads: 'Cut in the Rock the roof usually supported by doric columns are the imposing 'Tombs of the Kings' at Kato Paphos. They in their magnitude as to construction and beauty form an ever-lasting stamp in the Hellenistic tradition in architecture, recollecting the famous rock tombs of Lindos in Rhodes',

Dates: 1965
Conditions Governing Access: From the Fonds: Unless restrictions apply, the collection is open for consultation by researchers using the Manuscripts Reading Room at Cambridge University Library. For further details on conditions governing access please contact mss@lib.cam.ac.uk. Information about opening hours and obtaining a Cambridge University Library reader's ticket is available from the Library's website (www.lib.cam.ac.uk).