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Herakleous? Limen

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: S.L. Dyson
Contributors: R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
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Last modified Dec 08, 2021 12:05 PM History
The Herakleous Limen, mentioned by Ptolemy, was an ancient bay or anchorage on the island of Sardinia, probably to be identified with the modern Porto Malfatano, which is located on the southern coast of the island between the Capo Malfatano and the Capo Spartivento.

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Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 48 A4 Herakleous? Limen

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Porto Malfatano

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S.L. Dyson, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Herakleous? Limen: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2021 <> [accessed: 23 February 2024]

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