Sanjak of Serfiğe
The Sanjak of Serfiğe
: Σαντζάκι/Υποδιοίκησις Σερβίων
) was a second-level Ottoman
) centred on the town of Serfiğe (Servia
) in western Macedonia
, now part of Greece
The sanjak was founded in 1881, after the Greek annexation of Thessaly (the sanjak of Tirhala), initially as an independent province, and after 1889 as part of Manastir Vilayet. In 1912, the province encompassed six kazas (districts): Serfiğe itself, Kozana (Kozani), Kayalar (Ptolemaida), Nasliğ (Neapoli, Kozani), Grebene (Grevena) and Alasonya (Elassona).
The sanjak was conquered by the Greek Army in October 1912, during the First Balkan War.
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