Akrai? Lithovouni (Aitolia) 7 Akres - Άκραι

Ἄκραι - Akrai?, Classical to Hellenistic settlement, possibly Akrai/Akropolis/Akragas near Akres, ex-Lithovouni/Ano Botinou in Aitoloakarnania West Greece
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Works: 5
Latitude: 38.501200
Longitude: 21.582700
Confidence: Medium

Greek name: Ἄκραι
Place ID: 385215UAkr
Time period: CH
Region: West Greece
Country: Greece
Department: Aitolia-Akarnania
Mod: Akres

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Modern Description: A tractor road leads to a modern church of Profitis Ilias above the village of Akres, formerly Lithovouni, until 1930 Ano Botino, in Aitoloakarnania West Greece. Traces of a CH fortification wall are present south of the church, but almost nothing else is visible. Possibly ancient Akrai, or a site mentioned as Akropolis by StephByz.
Wikidata ID: Q60792270

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