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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: S.T. Parker
Contributors: DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, Tom Elliott
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Last modified Dec 13, 2018 08:27 PM History
Bethabara, in modern Jordan, is an ancient site connected with John the Baptist. Bethabara is also attested on the sixth century A.D. "Madaba Map".

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church, monastery (deprecated)

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 71 B2 Bethabara

Bethabara may be associated with the site of Al-Maghtas, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Wadi el-Kharrar

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S.T. Parker, DARMC, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Johan Åhlfeldt, Jeffrey Becker, and Tom Elliott, 'Bethabara: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <> [accessed: 04 June 2023]

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