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Leon (promontory)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: J. Bennet, G. Reger
Contributors: R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
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Last modified Jul 18, 2022 08:18 PM History
Mentioned in ancient sources, Leon can be associated with the small, modern Cape Kefalas, located just west of modern Lentas (ancient Leben) on the south coast of Crete.

34.9272516, 24.9200476

cape, promontory

See Further:

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 60 C3 Leon Pr.

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Cape Kefalas

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J. Bennet, G. Reger, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Leon (promontory): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2022 <> [accessed: 05 June 2023]

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