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Tainaron (settlement)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: G. Reger, J. McK. Camp II
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Brady Kiesling, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jan 20, 2022 09:26 PM History
An ancient settlement, located near the tip of a southern peninsula of the Peloponnese (modern Cape Matapon in Greece). The site featured a sanctuary of Poseidon and served as both a port and a mercenary staging and recruitment area at least as early as the Classical period.

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settlement, port

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 58 C5 Tainaron

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Tainaron

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G. Reger, J. McK. Camp II, DARMC, R. Talbert, Brady Kiesling, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Tainaron (settlement): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2022 <> [accessed: 21 September 2023]

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