An isolated hill S of Halmyros, crowned with the remains of Macedonian fortifications. The ancient name is unknown. The walls are of double construction in ashlar masonry with rubble fill, and strengthened with towers and rectangular projections. The site was inhabited in the prehistoric as well as Classical and Hellenistic periods.
M. H. Mc Allister, 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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