Information about the place KERKYRAIKI PEREA (Ancient city) EPIRUS - GTP - Greek Travel Pages

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Lygia peninsula

The city was founded by Corcyreans colonists to the N of the gulf of Igoumenitsa during the classical period.

The Princeton Encyclopedia of Classical Sites

Torone

  On the coast of Epeiros at the head of Plataria Bay, where there is a small fortified acropolis. Ptolemy mentions it (3.14).

N.G.L. Hammond, ed.
This text is from: The Princeton encyclopedia of classical sites, Princeton University Press 1976. Cited Nov 2002 from Perseus Project URL below, which contains bibliography & interesting hyperlinks.


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