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Euryelos

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: R.J.A. Wilson
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Valeria Vitale, Jonathan Prag, Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott
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Last modified Feb 19, 2018 05:17 PM History
A fortress built by Dionysius the Elder 9 km west of Syracuse, in the modern hamlet of Belvedere (Sicily).

https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/462204

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fort, tower

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 47 G4 Euryelos

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: W extremity of Epipolai

The fortress was first built by Dionysius I between 402 and 397 B.C. Various future modifications took place under Agathocles and Hiero II. The fortress remained in use following the Roman conquest of 212 B.C., continuing up to the Byzantine period.


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R.J.A. Wilson, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Valeria Vitale, Jonathan Prag, Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Euryelos: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/462204> [accessed: 24 April 2018]

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