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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: C. Foss, G. Reger, S. Mitchell
Contributors: DARMC, Joshua Sosin, R. Talbert, Jeffrey Becker, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott
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Last modified Feb 22, 2018 09:02 AM History
A "Kenchreai in the Troad," mentioned first by Stephanus, is probably to be identified with a settlement of Roman date, located atop the Kayalı Dağ in modern Turkey.

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.

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  • Less than certain: Κεγχρεαί (Kenchreai: Ancient Greek, 30 BC - AD 640)


See Further:

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 56 D2 Kenchreai?

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Kayalı Dağ

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C. Foss, G. Reger, S. Mitchell, DARMC, Joshua Sosin, R. Talbert, Jeffrey Becker, Sean Gillies, and Tom Elliott, 'Kenchreai: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <> [accessed: 04 August 2020]

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