Some Archaeological Findings from Roman and Early Byzantine Period in Southern Paphlagonia: Ucboluk Village


YILDIRIM Y. S. , GÜR D.

TARIH KULTUR VE SANAT ARASTIRMALARI DERGISI-JOURNAL OF HISTORY CULTURE AND ART RESEARCH, cilt.8, ss.550-569, 2019 (ESCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier

  • Cilt numarası: 8 Konu: 4
  • Basım Tarihi: 2019
  • Doi Numarası: 10.7596/taksad.v8i4.2373
  • Dergi Adı: TARIH KULTUR VE SANAT ARASTIRMALARI DERGISI-JOURNAL OF HISTORY CULTURE AND ART RESEARCH
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.550-569

Özet

Karabuk is located in the Northwestern Black Sea and surrounded by Zonguldak to the west, the Black Sea to the north, Kastamonu to the east, Cankiri to the south. Ucboluk (Ilbarit) Village that located 20 km southeast of Safranbolu district of Karabuk, is a historic settlement founded on the slopes of Soganli Valley. Within the scope of the scientific project "Surveys in Roman and Byzantine Periods of Karabuk Province and its Districts", which started for the first time in 2017, research has been carried out in Safranbolu and surrounding settlements. Through this study, finding the rock-cut tomb, altar and wine presses, columns, double columns, column headings, inscriptions dated to Roman and Early Byzantine Periods and many archaeological data around Ucboluk (Ilbarit) Village in Soganli Valley were examined and recorded. Archeological artifacts found in Ucboluk Village, which included in the borders of the region called Paphlagonia in history, shed light on the historical, architectural and socio-economic structure of the area from the Roman and Early Byzantine Periods.