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Helisson (river in modern Megalopoli)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: G. Reger, J. McK. Camp II
Contributors: 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 Sep 05, 2023 06:09 PM History
An ancient river of the Peloponnese, mentioned by Pausanias, who describes it as contributary of the Aminius and a tributary of the Alpheius. The modern Elissonas river in the Greek municipality of Megalopoli is identified with this ancient river.

37.4211866067, 22.1590292789

river, drainage

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 58 C3 Helisson fl.

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Helisson

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G. Reger, J. McK. Camp II, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Helisson (river in modern Megalopoli): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2023 <> [accessed: 21 May 2024]

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