12 Dec 1834

American missionary Lorenzo Warriner Pease describes Larnaca


American missionary Lorenzo Warriner Pease describes Larnaca:

The village of Larnica indicates a state of decline among the people - many of the buildings are decayed, the walls are broken down and the hedges destroyed. The health of the place is also materially injured by the ponds of stagnant water in the vicinity – this part of Cyprus can never become healthy until is cultivated…