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Karystos

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: G. Reger, J. McK. Camp II Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Sep 05, 2023 09:53 AM History
Karystos was a Greek polis located on the south coast of Euboea. It is included in Homer's "catalogue of ships" in the Iliad and its name is also thought to be attested in Linear B documents. The ancient acropolis hill, which lies to the north of the modern coastal village, is now occupied by the remains of the Venetian "Castel Rosso".

https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/570336

38.0347996071, 24.431394121

fort, settlement

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 58 G1 Karystos

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: settlement and marble quarries in Euboea


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G. Reger, J. McK. Camp II, DARMC, Brady Kiesling, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott, Catherine Bouras, R. Talbert, and Maija Gierhart, 'Karystos: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2023 <https://pleiades.stoa.org/places/570336> [accessed: 03 March 2024]

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