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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: E.N. Borza
Contributors: R. Talbert, Brady Kiesling, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, G. Reger, Tom Elliott
Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Feb 06, 2020 07:56 PM History
The Hellespont is a narrow strait of northwestern Turkey that connects the Aegean Sea to Propontis (Sea of Marmara). It is known today as the Dardanelles.

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.

40.2, 26.4

water, open

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 51 H4 Hellespontus

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Dardanelles/Çanakkale Boğazı TKY

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E.N. Borza, R. Talbert, Brady Kiesling, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, G. Reger, and Tom Elliott, 'Hellespont: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2020 <> [accessed: 11 July 2020]

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