Athena Skiras sanct. (Salamis) 7 Arapis - Αθηνά Σκιράς

Ἀθηνᾶ Σκιρὰς - Athena Skiras T., Archaic to Roman sanctuary, possibly the Skiradion, at base of Mt. Arapis, Salamis, Attiki
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Latitude: 37.982100
Longitude: 23.535600
Confidence: Medium

Greek name: Ἀθηνᾶ Σκιρὰς
Place ID: 380235SAth
Time period: ACH
Region: Attica
Country: Greece
Department: Islands
Mod: Arapis

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Modern Description: The site is inaccessible in the military zone of Salamis naval base. A large retaining wall is preserved. This may be a shrine build by the Megarians to assert their claim to Salamis. Solon, having defeated the Megarians, placed a shrine of Enyalios there.
Trismegistos Geo: 37803

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