The Seljuk Han of Anatolia

Lost Hans  


   Many hans now have completely disappeared.  Their names appear in reference books or on old maps, but no evidence of them remains today.   

Artova   Sivas-Tokat Road, near the Camlibel Pass, west towards the town of Artova  
Bardakçi   Çay-Seyitgazi  
Besara   North of the Konya-Beyşehir road, on the Altinapa-Derbent road  
Böğet 68 Aksaray   Erdman no. 71
Bor 51 Nigde Southwest of the city of Niğde, near Bor. Erdmann, p. 160-161, No. 46; Acun p. 482
Caca Bey   Kirşehir-Aksaray  
Caferyat   Konya-Karaman  
Cavli 46 Kahramanmaraş Göksun-Elbistan Road, 30 km north of Afşin  
Dadıl 66 Yozgat Yozgat-Akdağmedeni Road, north of Karamağara  
Dazya   Amasya-Tokat  
Derbend 44 Malatya Malatya-Doğanşehir road; 5 km north of Doğanşehir; it is also known as the Derbend-Ağzi Han  
Dibli han   Harput-Divriği  
Ebü'l-Hasan   Seydişehir-Alanya  
Ebu'l-Kasim   Niğde  
Gedik 58 Sivas Sivas-Sarkişla Road  

Gölbasi

  Diyarbakir-Malatya  
Gülüçagaç   Sinop-Ankara  
Ilgın 42 Konya This han was commissioned by the famous vizier and art patron Sahip Ata in 1267 and was built by the same architect that would build him the Sivas Gök medrese 3 years later.  The inscription has been noted in Wiet (no. 4594) but all traces of the han have been lost. Erdmann p. 86
Kagi   Sivas-Kayseri  
Kalolar 44 Malatya Malatya-Darende Road, 30 km north of Darica near the village of Kalolar. It has a covered no couryard plan. This han could be post-Seljuk era. Erdmann p. 161-62 no. 47
Kamerreddin   Konya-Toroslar  
Kangi   Seydişehir-Antakya  
Kara Sungur   Denizli  
Katranci   location unknown  
Kavak   on the Konya-Doganhisar Road  
Kemâleddin   Besni-Kayseri  
Kemâleddin   Dogansehir-Adiyaman  
Kamerreddin hani   Konya-Toroslar  
Kervansaray   Zile-Kirşehir  
Kiliç Arslan   Aksaray  
Kireli   location unknown  
Lâla   Sivas-Kayseri)  
Latif   Sarkişla-Sivas Road, near the town of Kayadibi  
Makit 44 Malatya East of Elazağ, near Ağin on the road to Ağri  
Muhliseddin    Zile  
Murat 60 Tokat Tokat-Yildizeli Road near the Camlibel pass  
Okla 68 Aksaray   Erdman no. 62
Pamukçu   Konya-Seydişehir  
Pazarcik   Alanya-Anamur  
Pazarhan   Antakya-Denizli  
Pervane   Kayseri-Aksaray  
Pinarbaşı   Konya-Afyon road near Denizli  
Sahruhköprülü   Sivas-Kayseri  
Saray 58 Sivas Yildizeli-Sivas road; 5 km before Yildizeli.  This han is probably post-Seljuk Erdmann no. 107
Sarihan   Malatya-Kayseri  
Savepsa   Antalya-Alanya  
Selçuk   Sinop-Ankara  
Selçukhani   Malatya-Sivas  
Seyfeddin Ferruh   Konya-Seydişehir  
Silinti   Alanya  
Sultan   Konya-Toroslar  
Suluhan   Kozan-Feke  
Sünnetli   Kayseri-Aksaray  
Tatlıcan 58 Sivas Sivas-Sarkişla road, before the Yesibel pass  
Tecer   Malatya-Sivas  
Tuzla 58 Sivas 30 km south of Sivas  
Yazı 44 Malatya    
Yeni 58 Sivas Yildizeli/Tokat-Sivas. This han is probably Ottoman  
Yunuslar   Konya-Beyşehir Road near Beyşehir  
Zile 60 Tokat 20 km north of Zile  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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