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Summary

Port of Aegyra / Hyperesia.

Class:

  • Workshop or industry
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Aigai

Aigai

Aigeira

OmnesViae import TPPlace1908. Hyperesia. Aegyra.

Theatre Aegeira

AEGEIRA

Aigeira

Theatre

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

Pausanias: To the port of Aegeira, which has the same name as the city, it is seventy-two stades from the Heracles that stands on the road to Bura. The coast town of Aegeira presents nothing worth recording; from the port to the upper city is twelve stades.

See:

  1. Maurice Arnold, Seismic uplift of the harbour of ancient Aigeira, Central Greece in: International Journal of Nautical Archaeology 22/3, 1993, pp. 275-281
  2. Pausanias, Description of Greece, VII. 26. 1-9