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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: J. Bennet, G. Reger Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Sep 28, 2023 10:46 PM History
An ancient settlement and port on the south coast of Crete, now identified at modern Matala. Excavations have revealed an acropolis, tombs, a maritime slipway for a shipshed, a quarry, and fish tanks.

34.9925331, 24.7493779

settlement, settlement-modern

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 60 C3 Matalon

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Matala

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J. Bennet, G. Reger, DARMC, Catherine Bouras, Brady Kiesling, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Matalon: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2023 <> [accessed: 22 June 2024]

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