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14.15 Order (bouyiourdi) issued by Kapoudan Pasha
7 September 1797
Simonopetra Monastery
Addressed to the local governor (voivode), Ahmet Aga, and the kadi of Lemnos.


The Original New Testament

While the monks from the Simonopetra Monastery used to enjoy undisturbed the metochi the monastery had long owned on the island of Lemnos, this has recently been illegally occupied by monks from the Iviron Monastery. You are hereby commanded by the Governor of the Imperial Naval Base to look into this question and to forbid such trespass.

Bibliography: Unpublished.

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