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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: T. Sinclair, David Braund
Contributors: R. Talbert, Diane Braund, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Feb 02, 2016 05:49 PM History
Eupatoria/Magnopolis was a Hellenistic city of Pontus in Asia Minor founded initially by Mithridates VI Eupator in the valley of Phanaroea, near the confluence of the Lykos and Iris rivers. Cnaeus Pompeius re-founded the city as Magnopolis.

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.

40.5, 36.5

unlocated, settlement

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 87 B4 Eupatoria/Magnopolis

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: at confluence of Yeşil Irmak and Kelkit Çay

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T. Sinclair, David Braund, R. Talbert, Diane Braund, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Eupatoria/Magnopolis: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2016 <> [accessed: 09 July 2020]

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