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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: J.S. Traill Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
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Dekeleia was an inland deme of the tribe Hippothoontis, in Attica located 120 stades from Athens. In myth, Dekeleia ceded its autonomy under Theseus to form the city-state of Athens.

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deme (Athenian)

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 59 C2 Dekeleia

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: deme and fort, near Tatoi [VIII - inland - 4(5?)]

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J.S. Traill, DARMC, R. Talbert, Brady Kiesling, Sean Gillies, Chris de Lisle, Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Dekeleia: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2024 <> [accessed: 22 May 2024]

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