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Tower 1 (Dura-Europos)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Anne Chen Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Nov 16, 2021 02:39 PM History
A rectangular defensive tower located on the northern end of the defensive circuit walls around the city of Dura-Europos. The fortifications were built ca. 150 BCE. They were breached in 256 CE and went out of use thereafter.

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tower (wall)

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Anne Chen, Kyle Conrau-Lewis, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Tower 1 (Dura-Europos): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2021 <> [accessed: 23 February 2024]

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