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Drusiana Fossa

a Pleiades place resource

Creators: J.H.F. Bloemers
Contributors: R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Ryan Horne, 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 13, 2017 10:10 AM History
Drusiana Fossa was a canal constructed by Nero Claudius Drusus ca. 12 BC in order to connect the Rhine delta with Lake Flevo.

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.

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Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 10 C5 Drusiana Fossa

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: between IJssel and R. Rhine

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J.H.F. Bloemers, R. Talbert, Sean Gillies, Ryan Horne, Tom Elliott, and Jeffrey Becker, 'Drusiana Fossa: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2017 <> [accessed: 08 August 2020]

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