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Vesontio

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: G.D. Woolf
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott
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Last modified Dec 22, 2014 12:38 PM History
Vesontion (modern Besançon) is first mentioned by Caesar in his commentaries ca. 58 BC. It is situated on a tributary of the Saône river.

https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/177657

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settlement, arch, triumphal arch, architectural complex

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 18 D2 Vesontio

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Besançon

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G.D. Woolf, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Vesontio: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2014 <https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/177657> [accessed: 20 April 2018]

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