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Portus Veneris

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: W.V. Harris
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
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Last modified Jan 20, 2013 05:58 AM History
A Roman maritime community that may derive its name from a local sanctuary of Venus, Portus Veneris served as the base of the Byzantine fleet until it was destroyed in AD 643.

44.048291, 9.832829

settlement, port

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 41 B1 Portus Veneris

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Portovenere

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W.V. Harris, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Portus Veneris: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2013 <> [accessed: 23 July 2018]

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