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Summary

Ancient Beotian settlement.

Class:

  • Vicus or canabae
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Eleon in Boeotia [Arma]

Ancient Boetian town. Village of Arma.Polygonal Mycenaen city wall .

Harma

Harma

Schimatari. Museum of the ancient Tanagra

Museum for the area of the ancient Tanagra.

Teumessos

Town of Teumesssus in Boeotia

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

Homerus: Of the Boeotians Peneleos and Leïtus were captains, and Arcesilaus and Prothoënor and Clonius; these were they that dwelt in Hyria and rocky Aulis and Schoenus and Scolus and Eteonus with its many ridges, Thespeia, Graea, and spacious Mycalessus; and that...

See:

  1. Homerus, Ilias Book II. [The Iliad with an English Translation by A.T. Murray, Ph.D. in two volumes. Cambridge, MA., Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann, Ltd. 1924.]
  2. Brendan Burke, Bryan Burns, Alexandra Charami: The Polygonal Wall at Ancient Eleon with Reference to the Mycenaean Pasi, in: Meditations on the Diversity of the Built Environment in the Aegean Basin and Beyond. Proceedings of a Colloquium in Memory of Frederick E. Winter. Athens, 22-23 June 2012, Publications of the Canadian Institute in Greece 2014, pp. 249-264