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Xiphonias Akroterion

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: R.J.A. Wilson
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 May 03, 2022 06:58 PM History
A promontory of the north shore of the ancient Megari Sinus, the Xiphonias Akroterion corresponds to the modern Isole dell Palme and the land immediately north of it occupied by the modern city center of Augusta (Sicily).

37.2262814216, 15.2214734074

cape, promontory, island

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 47 G4 Xiphonias Akroterion

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Porto Megarese

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R.J.A. Wilson, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Xiphonias Akroterion: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2022 <> [accessed: 21 September 2023]

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