Polyneri/Elinia? (Thesprotia) Polyneri - Ελινοί

Ἐλινοί - Polyneri, unidentified Hellenistic fortified settlement (Elinia?) and Byzantine fortress at Polyneri (ex-Koutsi) in Thesprotia Epirus
Hits: 0
Latitude: 39.403700
Longitude: 20.329200
Confidence: High

Greek name: Ἐλινοί
Place ID: 394203UEli
Time period: HRL
Region: Epirus
Country: Greece
Department: Thesprotia
Mod: Polyneri

- Pleiades

Search for inscriptions mentioning Polyneri (Ελιν...) in the PHI Epigraphy database.

Modern Description: The ancient fortified settlement at Polyneri (formerly Koutsi) is situated on the eastern side of Mt. Vrachonas. The settlement was probably destroyed by the Romans in 167 BC, but some repairs to the walls were probably carried out in the Roman period. Dakaris, Θεσπρωτία, 100-101, 203; Karatzeni in Foundation, 170; Vlachopoulou-Oikonomou, Επισκόπηση, 173-174.
Wikidata ID: Q38282055

Info: TIR Epirus

Vyron Antoniadis, Tabula Imperii Romani, Epirus, Academy of Athens 2016

Author, Title Text Type Date Full Category Language
Author, Title Text Type Date Full Category Language

Quick Contact 👋

Get in Touch with Us

Thank You for Contact Us! Our Team will contact you asap on your email Address.


Go to Text