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Ancient literary sources (9)

Perseus Encyclopedia

IOLKOS (Ancient city) VOLOS

Iolkos (Iolcus)

Jason at, founded by Cretheus, Pelias, King of, return of the Argonauts to, Jason and Medea expelled from, Peleus purified by Acastus at, laid waste by Peleus, who enters the city between the severed limbs of Astydamia, Minyans of, offered by the Thessalians to the exiled Hippias.


PAGASSES (Ancient city) VOLOS

Pagasae

At the head of the Pagasacan gulf in Magnesia, a station of Xerxes' fleet.


PELION (Mountain) MAGNESSIA

Pelion

Mount, piled on Ossa, the hunt of Acastus and Peleus on, Peleus and Thetis married on, the Argo built there, Pelion and Ossa in the E. of Thessaly, wreck of Xerxes' fleet near Pelion.


Strabo

DIMITRIAS (Ancient city) MAGNESSIA

Demetrias

Demetrias, which is on the sea between Nelia and Pagasae, was founded by Demetrius Poliorcetes, who named it after himself, settling in it the inhabitants of the nearby towns, Nelia and Pagasae and Ormenium, and also Rhizus, Sepias, Olizon, Boebe, and Iolcus, which are now villages belonging to Demetrias.


IOLKOS (Ancient city) VOLOS

Iolcus

Demetrias, which is on the sea between Nelia and Pagasae, was founded by Demetrius Poliorcetes, who named it after himself, settling in it the inhabitants of the nearby towns, Nelia and Pagasae and Ormenium, and also Rhizus, Sepias, Olizon, Boebe, and Iolcus, which are now villages belonging to Demetrias.


NILIA (Ancient city) VOLOS

Nelia

Demetrias, which is on the sea between Nelia and Pagasae, was founded by Demetrius Poliorcetes, who named it after himself, settling in it the inhabitants of the nearby towns, Nelia and Pagasae and Ormenium, and also Rhizus, Sepias, Olizon, Boebe, and Iolcus, which are now villages belonging to Demetrias.


ORMINION (Ancient city) VOLOS

Ormenium

Ormenium itself, was one of the dependencies of Demetrias (Strab. 9,5,18)..


PYRASSOS (Ancient city) VOLOS

Pyrasus

...and to Pyrasus, which has been razed to the ground (Strab. 9,5,14).


Thucydides

Pyrasus

Ancient alliance brought the Thessalians to the aid of Athens; those who came being the Larisaeans, Pharsalians, Cranonians, Pyrasians, Gyrtonians, and Pheraeans (Thuc. 2,22,3).


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