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Whittle away at unlocated places

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Last modified Aug 20, 2012 02:29 PM
We can surmise the place type and improve the descriptions of many unlocated places

People and tribes

placetype: people
description: "An ancient people whose precise localization cannot be determined today."

or some similar

81 place resources:

http://pleiades.stoa.org/search?SearchableText=tribe+AND+unlocated&submit=Search

ditto:

144 place resources:

http://pleiades.stoa.org/search?SearchableText=people+AND+unlocated*&submit=Search

Completed 2012-08-20

http://atlantides.org/trac/pleiades/browser/zopectl-scripts/trunk/unlocated-people-20120820.py

Settlements

placetype:settlement
description:"An ancient settlement, attested by literary or documentary sources, whose precise location cannot be determined today."

117 place resources:
http://pleiades.stoa.org/search?SearchableText=village+AND+unlocated*&submit=Search

188 place resources:
http://pleiades.stoa.org/search?SearchableText=town+AND+unlocated*&submit=Search

311 place resources:
http://pleiades.stoa.org/search?SearchableText=city+AND+unlocated*&submit=Search

9 place resources:
http://pleiades.stoa.org/search?SearchableText=polis+AND+unlocated*&submit=Search

Completed 2012-08-20

http://atlantides.org/trac/pleiades/browser/zopectl-scripts/trunk/unlocated-settlements-20120820.py

Islands


placetype:island
description: "An ancient island, attested by literary or documentary sources, whose precise location cannot be determined today."

191 place resources
http://pleiades.stoa.org/search?SearchableText=Ins.+And+unlocated&submit=Search

and these:

placetype:island
description: "An ancient island or island group, attested by literary or documentary sources, whose precise location cannot be determined today."

23 place resources
http://pleiades.stoa.org/search?SearchableText=Inss.+And+unlocated*&submit=Search

Completed 2012-08-20

http://atlantides.org/trac/pleiades/browser/zopectl-scripts/trunk/unlocated-island-20120820.py