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Summary

Helis. Byzantine fortress

Class:

  • Castle
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Dervent

Dervent - Fort; 30 BC - AD 640; Pleiades #216787

Canlia

Canlia - Fort; 30 BC - AD 640; Pleiades #216747

Bugeac

Bugeac - Fort; 30 BC - AD 640; Pleiades #216740

Sucidava

Sucidava - Fort; 30 BC - AD 640; Pleiades #216997

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The archaeological site is located in the south-western part of the island Dobrogea. Archaeological research started in 1956 and continue today. Excavations revealed the existence of a fortress built by the Byzantines after 971