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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: B. Isaac
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Creators. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Dec 13, 2018 02:13 PM History
Hyrkania was an ancient fortress in the Judaean Dessert that was rebuilt as the Byzantine monastery of Kastellion (ca. A.D 492).

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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church, monastery

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 70 G2 Hyrkania/Kastellion

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Khirbet Mird WBK

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B. Isaac, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Hyrkania/Kastellion: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <> [accessed: 04 August 2020]

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