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Theches (mountain)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: T. Sinclair, David Braund
Contributors: R. Talbert, Diane Braund, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, Jeffrey Becker
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Last modified Jun 20, 2023 09:37 PM History
A mountain and pass in the Pontic range near Trabazon where Xenophon says the 10,000 first sighted the sea. Its precise location cannot be determined today.

40.5, 39.5
    • Θήχης (Theches: Ancient Greek, 550 BC - 30 BC)


Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 87 E4 Theches M.

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Pontic Mts. in vicinity of Pontic passes

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T. Sinclair, David Braund, R. Talbert, Diane Braund, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Theches (mountain): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2023 <> [accessed: 06 December 2023]

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