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Anigros/Minyeios (river)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: G. Reger, J. McK. Camp II
Contributors: R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
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Last modified Dec 20, 2021 04:40 PM History
Pausanias describes this river near Samicum (Triyphylia) in Elis. He states that the river's currents frequently are held back by violent gales and that around the river mouth one finds quicksand.

unlocated, river, drainage

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 58 Anigros/Minyeios fl.

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Triphylia: river near Samikon. Pausanias (5.5.11) relates that a cave sacred to the Anigrides, the river nymphs (potamides) of the river Anigros, was located near Samikon and was visited by those seeking relief from diseases of the skin.

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G. Reger, J. McK. Camp II, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Anigros/Minyeios (river): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2021 <> [accessed: 22 May 2022]

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