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Allia (river)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: N. Purcell
Contributors: R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Oct 27, 2017 02:53 PM History
The Allia river was a tributary of the Tiber, but is now unlocated. It joined the Tiber some 18 km (11 miles) north of Rome and was most famous as the site of a battle in which the Romans were defeated by Brennus and the Gauls ca. 387 B.C.

Base map by Ryan M. Horne for Pleiades and the Ancient World Mapping Center (ancient terrain after the Barrington Atlas). Map interaction design and implementation by Sean Gillies, David Glick, Alec Mitchell, and Tom Elliott for Pleiades.

42.6783085406, 12.3275425525

unlocated, river, drainage

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 44 Allia fl.

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: tributary of Tiberis fl., N Rome

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N. Purcell, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Allia (river): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2017 <> [accessed: 07 July 2020]

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