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History (3)

Foundation/Settlement of the place

ANAKTORION (Ancient city) ETOLOAKARNANIA

Kypselos & Gorgos, 7th century BC

The Corinthians sent by Cypselus and Gorgus took possession of this shore and also advanced as far as the Ambracian Gulf; and both Ambracia and Anactorium were colonized at this time. (Strabo 10,2,8)


Naval battles

AKTION (Ancient port) ETOLOAKARNANIA

Participation in the fights of the Greeks

ANAKTORION (Ancient city) ETOLOAKARNANIA

Battle of Plataea

. . . next again, five hundred Ampraciots. After these stood eight hundred Leucadians and Anactorians, and next to them two hundred from Pale in Cephallenia


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