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Kástron Khóstion

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Tom Elliott
Contributors: Michael Karabogias
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Last modified Oct 22, 2021 07:28 PM History
A complex of structures dating to the Greek and Roman period, with ceramic evidence of prior occupation of the vicinity, on a spur of Palióvouno, overlooking a valley leading to the bay of Saránda on the Korinthian Gulf. The excavators associate this site with the attested classical city of Khorsiai on the basis of epigraphic evidence recovered at the site.

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sanctuary (religious center), settlement, temple


The site is often referred to as Khóstia, the former name of the nearby modern settlement now known as Pródhromos.

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Tom Elliott, and Michael Karabogias, 'Kástron Khóstion: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2021 <> [accessed: 26 September 2023]

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