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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: R.J.A. Wilson
Contributors: R. Talbert, Brady Kiesling, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
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Last modified Aug 09, 2020 03:52 PM History
Now unlocated, Herkte is described by Polybius as a fortified place in coastal Sicily between Eryx and Palermo.

unlocated, fort, tower

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 47 Herkte

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: fort in W Sicily, apparently near Palermo and/or Ietas (unless confused with Heirkte)

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R.J.A. Wilson, R. Talbert, Brady Kiesling, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Herkte: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2020 <> [accessed: 25 May 2022]

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