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Helicon (mountain)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: J. Fossey, J. Morin
Contributors: G. Reger, 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 Jan 05, 2020 09:33 AM History
In Greek mythology, Helicon was the site of two springs sacred to the Muses, the Aganippe and the Hippocrene. The mountain is located near the Gulf of Corinth and rises to an elevation of 1,749 meters (5,738 ft).

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.


https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/540808

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Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 55 D4 Helicon M.

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J. Fossey, J. Morin, G. Reger, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Helicon (mountain): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2020 <https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/540808> [accessed: 12 August 2020]

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