Oil Press

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Agia Paraskevi, Lesbos - Village Layout
... one of the most attractive on the island, was financed by revenues from the town’s oil-press, which today has been transformed into a multi-cultural center ... The oil press of Agia Paraskevi is a complex of stone-built buildings that serves as a characteristic sample of exceptional industrial architecture of the early 20th century (1910) on the island ... Initially, it had been operating as an industrial complex (oil-press and corn-mill) and later on, until 1967, it ran as a community business ...

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