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Lykos (river)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: E.M. Meyers, J.P. Brown
Contributors: Jeffrey Becker, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Gabriel Moss
Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jan 31, 2020 03:15 PM History
The ancient Lykos river (modern Nahr al-Kalb) flows from the Libanus mountains to the Mediterranean, passing ca. 10 km north of Beirut.

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.

33.9485713422, 35.6141245642

river, drainage

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 69 C2 Lykos fl.

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Nahr el-Kelb LEB

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E.M. Meyers, J.P. Brown, Jeffrey Becker, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Gabriel Moss, 'Lykos (river): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2020 <> [accessed: 12 August 2020]

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