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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: N. Purcell Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
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An ancient place (modern Torre Annunziata in Italy), lying between Pompeii and Herculaneum and buried by the eruption of Vesuvius in 79 CE. Its ancient name is known only from Peutinger's Roman Map.

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settlement, villa

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 44 F4 Oplontis

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Torre Annunziata

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N. Purcell, DARMC, Brady Kiesling, R. Talbert, Johan Åhlfeldt, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Oplontis: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2019 <> [accessed: 30 March 2020]

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