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Last Week in Pleiades (9 August 2013)

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51 new or updated content items have been published in the past week.

Complete lists of new and updated content items appear at the bottom of this post. Items in this series are tagged lastweek.

Review status

Pleiades' indefatigable community of volunteers continued its hard work this past week (see the credits page for a list of active members). Our editors published 51 new or updated names, locations, and places (see list below). Our review backlog now stands at 711 items. 

The next review party is scheduled for 12 August 2013. More volunteer reviewers are eagerly sought. Join the legion by writing to pleiades.admin@nyu.edu.

New or updated place resources:

Old Oswestry: Old Oswestry is an Iron Age hill fort located in northwest Shropshire, England.
subordinate location resources:

New or updated location resources for existing places

location of Altıntepe: Location based on OpenStreetMap (place: Altıntepe)
location of Aquae Segetae: Location based on OpenStreetMap (place: Aquae Segetae)
location of Ardoch: Location based on OpenStreetMap (place: Alauna)
location of Auara: Location based on OpenStreetMap (place: Auara)
location of course of Rhenus fl.: Location based on OpenStreetMap (place: Rhenus fl.)
location of courtyard building: A courtyard building that may have served as the administrative center for the spa. Location based on OpenStreetMap. (place: Aquae S(...))
location of Crosa fl.: Location based on OpenStreetMap (place: Crosa fl.)
location of Herios fl.: Location based on OpenStreetMap (place: Herios fl.)
location of Idalion: Location based on OpenStreetMap (place: Idalion)
Location of Lake Bolbe: Location based on OpenStreetMap (place: Bolbe L.)
location of Mona Ins.: Coordinates after GeoHack. (place: Mona Ins.)
location of Nicer fl.: Location based on OpenStreetMap (place: Nicer fl.)
location of Roman baths: Location based on OpenStreetMap (place: Aquae S(...))
location of Roman Bridge (Chaves): Location based on OpenStreetMap (place: Roman Bridge (Chaves))
location of Samnite sanctuary: Location based on OpenStreetMap (place: Pietrabbondante)
location of Scalpay, Inner Hebrides: Location based on OpenStreetMap (place: (H)Ebudes Inss.)
location of *Scitis: Location based on OpenStreetMap (place: *Scitis)
location of Sora: Location based on OpenStreetMap (place: Sora)
location of Sorviodunum: Location based on OpenStreetMap (place: Sorviodunum)
location of Sorviodunum: Location based on OpenStreetMap (place: Sorviodunum)
location of St. Mary's: Location based on OpenStreetMap (place: *Silina Inss.)
location of Tell Brak: Tell Brak was occupied between the sixth and second millennia BC. Location based on OpenStreetMap. (place: Tell Brak)
location of Tresco: Location based on OpenStreetMap (place: *Silina Inss.)
location of Vi(n)genna? fl.: Location based on OpenStreetMap (place: Vi(n)genna? fl.)

New or updated name resources for existing places

Anglesey: modern toponym (place: Mona Ins.)
Arwad (place: Arados)
Călan (place: *Aquae)
Isle of Wight: modern toponym (place: Vectis Ins.)
Neckar (place: Nicer fl.)
Taflīs: A place name from the TAVO Index (Vol. 3, p. 1561) (place: Tbilisi)
Tbilisi: A place name from the TAVO Index (Vol. 3, p. 1662) (place: Tbilisi)
Ṭbilisi: A place name from the TAVO Index (Vol. 3, p. 1662) (place: Tbilisi)
Tiflis: A place name from the TAVO Index (Vol. 3, p. 1688) (place: Tbilisi)
Tiflis: A place name from the TAVO Index (Vol. 3, p. 1688) (place: Tbilisi)
Tiflis: A place name from the TAVO Index (Vol. 3, p. 1688) (place: Tbilisi)
Tiflīs: A place name from the TAVO Index (Vol. 3, p. 1688) (place: Tbilisi)
Tiphilis: A place name from the TAVO Index (Vol. 3, p. 1694) (place: Tbilisi)
Tpḫis: A place name from the TAVO Index (Vol. 3, p. 1704) (place: Tbilisi)
Tpẖis: A place name from the TAVO Index (Vol. 3, p. 1704) (place: Tbilisi)
Tpłis: A place name from the TAVO Index (Vol. 3, p. 1704) (place: Tbilisi)
Tp̣lis: A place name from the TAVO Index (Vol. 3, p. 1704) (place: Tbilisi)
Ṭp̣łis: A place name from the TAVO Index (Vol. 3, p. 1704) (place: Tbilisi)
Vienne: modern toponym (place: Vi(n)genna? fl.)
Ynys Môn: modern Welsh toponym (place: Mona Ins.)