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Orcades (islands)

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: A.S. Esmonde Cleary
Contributors: R. Warner, 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 Sep 02, 2018 11:08 AM History
Orcades Inss. (The Orkney Islands), an archipelago of northern Scotland comprised of ca. 70 islands.

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.

59.0029246143, -3.23423381429

archipelago, island group

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 9 E1 Orcades Inss.

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Orkney Iss.

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A.S. Esmonde Cleary, R. Warner, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Orcades (islands): a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2018 <> [accessed: 03 July 2020]

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