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Ferresanus Portus

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Richard Talbert, Tom Elliott Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jul 31, 2019 07:39 PM History
A Roman military harbor facility, attested by name in a Latin inscription dating to 144 CE, on the island of Farasan in the Red Sea. The exact location of the facility is not known; the inscription was found in a context of reuse.

Base map by Ryan M. Horne for Pleiades and the Ancient World Mapping Center (ancient terrain after the Barrington Atlas). Map interaction design and implementation by Sean Gillies, David Glick, Alec Mitchell, and Tom Elliott for Pleiades.

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Richard Talbert, and Tom Elliott, 'Ferresanus Portus: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2019 <> [accessed: 09 July 2020]

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