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Drepanum (promontory)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: S.E. Sidebotham
Contributors: 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 May 06, 2022 03:39 PM History
A peninsula and associated islet that extends south-southeastward on the same axis as the Gebel Zeit in modern Egypt's Red Sea Governorate, separating Zeit Bay from the Gulf of Suez.

27.794728, 33.57995

cape, promontory

See Further:

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 78 D2 Drepanum Pr.

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Ras Gebel Zeit

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S.E. Sidebotham, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Drepanum (promontory): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2022 <> [accessed: 06 February 2023]

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