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Place Dreamer’s Bay by D. Rupp — last modified Feb 01, 2014 09:49 AM
An ancient place, cited: BAtlas 72 B3 Dreamer’s Bay
Place Drepanum by R.J.A. Wilson — last modified Sep 21, 2019 10:32 AM
Drepanum, the modern Trapani, Sicily, is an ancient port city. The archaeological remains of the ancient city are meager. During the First Punic War, Hamilcar fortified the site. The Roman Republic lost a naval engagement near Drepanum in 249 B.C. but then prevailed in the battle of the Egadi islands in 241 B.C. The city was likely of censorial status thereafter.
Place Dyrr(h)achium/Epidamnos by J.J. Wilkes — last modified Jun 07, 2018 05:40 PM
A city founded in 627 B.C. by colonists from Corinth and Kerkyra.
Place Eleutheriou/Kaisariou Limen/Theodosiacus Portus by C. Foss — last modified Aug 14, 2018 11:21 AM
An ancient place, cited: BAtlas 53 A3 Eleutheriou/Kaisariou Limen/Theodosiacus Portus
Place Emporiae by H.S. Sivan — last modified Mar 02, 2020 01:28 PM
A major economic center in the Iberian peninsula, Emporiae (modern Empúries) had indigenous origins but would be the site of a large Greek colonial city.
Place Erythrai by C. Foss — last modified Jun 07, 2018 08:16 PM
Erythrai was one of the twelve Ionian cities of Asia Minor. It is located on a small peninsula that extends into the Bay of Erythrae.
Place Falesia by W.V. Harris — last modified Sep 29, 2017 01:47 PM
A Tyrrhenian coastal port opposite Elba, some 12 miles south of Populonia.
Place Ferresanus Portus by Richard Talbert — last modified Jul 31, 2019 07:39 PM
A Roman military harbor facility, attested by name in a Latin inscription dating to 144 CE, on the island of Farasan in the Red Sea. The exact location of the facility is not known; the inscription was found in a context of reuse.
Place Fortified Port Settlement on Cape St. Athanasius by Tom Elliott — last modified Jan 31, 2020 03:42 PM
An ancient settlement with fortifications and port facilities located on the modern Cape St. Athanasius near Byala in Bulgaria.
Place Gaza by B. Isaac — last modified Aug 12, 2019 07:20 PM
An important ancient settlement on the coast of Palestine.
Place Genua by M. Pearce — last modified Jun 07, 2018 07:22 PM
Genua was an ancient settlement of Liguria that came to be destroyed by Carthage in 209 BC. Thereafter it received Roman municipal privileges and was rebuilt.
Place Gorgippia/Sindikos Limen by David Braund — last modified Jan 14, 2020 10:05 AM
Gorgippia/Sindikos Limen was a sixth century B.C. colony founded by Pontic Greeks on the site of Sinda.
Place Gradus by H. Bender — last modified Feb 11, 2014 02:35 PM
An ancient place, cited: BAtlas 19 F4 Gradus
Place Gradus Massilitanorum by S. Loseby — last modified Aug 23, 2018 11:55 PM
An ancient place, cited: BAtlas 15 D3 Gradus Massilitanorum
Place Graviscae by W.V. Harris — last modified Mar 07, 2020 09:50 AM
The port of the Etruscan city of Tarquinia.
Place Gumush tepe/[Abaskun]?/Sokanda? by M. Roaf — last modified Jan 19, 2017 09:38 AM
Gumush tepe/[Abaskun]?/Sokanda? was a a harbour town located at the south-eastern corner of the Caspian Sea.
Place Gyth(e)ion by G. Reger — last modified Jun 07, 2018 08:43 PM
An ancient place, cited: BAtlas 58 D4 Gyth(e)ion
Place Hadrianou Hormos by I.E.M. Edlund Berry — last modified Jun 06, 2016 10:35 PM
An ancient place, cited: BAtlas 45 H4 Hadrianou Hormos
Place Hadrumetum/Iustinianopolis by R.B. Hitchner — last modified Jan 06, 2019 11:14 AM
Hadrumetum/Iustinianopolis was an important ancient port in North Africa. Founded by Phoenicians, the site pre-dated Carthage. Under Roman administration the site prospered and Trajan assigned it colonial status as Colonia Concordia Ulpia Trajana Augusta Frugifera Hadrumetina.
Place Halicarnassus/Halikarnassos by C. Foss — last modified Nov 27, 2018 09:13 AM
An ancient city in Caria, now known as Bodrum in Turkey.

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