Heracleium (Bithynia)

Heracleium or Herakleion (Ancient Greek: Ἡράκλειον) was a town of Bithynia, on the Propontis.[1]

Its site is located near modern Ereğli, Asiatic Turkey.[1][2]

References

  1. ^ a b Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 52, and directory notes accompanying.
  2. ^ Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.

Coordinates: 40°42′03″N 29°39′47″E / 40.70093°N 29.662955°E

Heracleium (disambiguation)

Heracleium is an ancient city of Crete.

Heracleium or Herakleion (Ancient Greek: Ἡράκλειον) may also refer to:

Heracleium (Bithynia), ancient town of Bithynia, now in Turkey

Heracleium (Egypt), ancient town of Egypt

Heracleium (Ionia), ancient town of Ionia, now in Turkey

Heracleium (Pieria), ancient town of Pieria

Heracleium (Pontus), ancient town of Pontus, now in Turkey

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