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Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities


A town in Macedonia, on the Toronaic Gulf.

Greek & Roman Geography (ed. William Smith)


Galephos (Herod. vii. 122). A town on the N. coast of the peninsula of Sithonia, which Colonel Leake takes to have been the same place afterwards called Physcella (Plin. iv. 10; Pomp. Mela, ii. 3. ยง 1), a distinction which was required, as there was another Galepsus at no great distance.

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