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Ancient port mentioned by ancient author(s)

Ancient port mentioned by modern author(s) only

Potential ancient harbour, from a nautical point of view

Nb Ancient name Modern name
900 Kato Aetos
900.1 Port of Kestria? Pagania
901 Torone, Lygaria, port of Pyrgos Ragiou Ormiskos Valtou
902 Igoumenitsa
903 Phaskomelia Faskomilia, Platarias
904 Sybota islands Nisida Agios and Nisida Syvota, islands in front of Sivota
905 Elina near Karavostasi
906 Toryne Paleoparga
907 Elaias Limen, port of Ephyra in Elea of Thesprotis, Glykys-Limen, Glucus Cheimerion, Amoudia, at the outlet of R Acheron, port of Mesopotamo
908 Kerentza
909 Elatria Riza
910 Buchetium, Bucheta, Berenike ? Rogous, near Kastrosikia. This might be the Berenike of Epira located near Kastrosikia and mentionned by Cohen
911 Nicopolis Aziaca, Nikopolis Paleopreveza
912 Comare, Komaros, Small Comarus Port, port of Nicopolis Mytikas, just North of the Ambracian gulf, Amvrakikós kólpos
913 Grand Port Comarus Preveza, Vathy, in the Ambracian gulf
913.1 Roman villa at Strongyli
913.2 Bouchetion, Buchetium Kastro Rogon, on R Louros
914 Ambracie, Ambrakia, on R Arachthus Arta, on R Arachthos
915 port of Indomene Maior Roman fort at Agriliais, Paleo Pyrgo, near Menidhion
916 Roman fort at Ellenikouli
917 Metropolis near Anoixiatiko
918 Olpae near Arapis Beach
919 Krenai, Crenae? near Mpoukka
920 Limnaea, Argos Amphilochicum, Argeia Amfilochia
920.1 Sarandiniko, near Loutraki
921 Drymos Paliokklesi
922 Euripos? Rouga
923 Echinus Vonitsa
924 Anaktorion, Anactorium near Nea Kamarina
925 Actium, Aktion, Acta famous naval battle in front of Nicopolis
926 Roman fort at Vigla
927 Leukas, Dioryktos? Peratia
928 Leukas, Nerikos? Large submerged breakwater between Plagia & Ligia
929 Roman fort at Kastri Lithies, near Lugia beach
929.1 Roman fort at Phagia
929.2 Vathi Vali
929.3 Varko
930 Pogonia
931 Sollion, Solium Palairos? Roman fort at Kakavoula
932 Heraclea, Port of Alyzia near Mytikas
933 Kastellaki
934 Roman fort at Xylokastro, near Episkopi, on the isle of Kalamos
935  Echinae insulae several shelters between Alyzia and Œniades, probably in the Echinades islands
936 Astakos, Astaque Astakos, Astaque
937 Agios Pandeleimona
938 Oxeiai, Oxia insula Isle of Oxeia
939 Nasos insula Portes Skoupas
940 Oiniadae, Oiniades, Œniades, Oeniades, Oenée, Trikardo insula, North port on Lacus Melite Katoxi, Trikardo
940.1 Oiniadae, Oiniades, Œniades, Oeniades, Oenée, Trikardo insula, possible South port on R Acheloos Katoxi, Trikardo, on R Aspropotamos
941 Phana, Elaos? near Stamna
942 Treis Ekklesies, near Aitoliko
943 Palaia Pleuron Gyphtokastro, near Mesolongion
943.1 Halikyrna Khilia Spitia
944 Calydon, port of Mycenaean Thermos? Evinochori, in front of Patras, on R Evrinos
945 Hypochalkis, Chalkeia, Halkia Kato Vasiliki
946 Makyneia Macynea
947 Naupaktos, Naupactus, Naupacte Lepanto, Lépante
948 Erythrai? Port of Eupalion Monastiraki, near Efpalio
949 Port of Oeneon, Oineon Skaloma, near Klima Efpalio
950 Polis, Glypha near Glyfada
951 Agios Spyridon, port of Kallithea
952 Oiantheia, Oeantheia Tolofona
953 Erateini
954 Phaistinos, Phaestus, Port of Phaestian Apollo Panormos?
955 Tolophon, Tolphon near Agioi Pantes
956 port of Chaleion Galaxidi
957 Kirrha, Kirra, port of Krisa (port of Delphi and Amphissa, Homer’s Crissa) Magoula Xeropigadas, near Chrisso, on R Pleistos
958 Antikyra, Anticyre Antikyra
959 Medeon Agios Nikolaos
960 Pharygium Prom.
961 Mychos, Mychus, port of Bulis? Revitheika
962 Bulis, Boulis
963 Chorsiai Chostia, near Saranti
964 Siphae, Siphai, Siphe, Sifas, Tipha Alyki
965 Kreusis, Creusis, Creuse, Creusa Livadostra
966 Eutretos, Eutretus Agios Vasileios?
967 Aigosthena, Aegosthene Aigosthena, at Porto Germeno
967.1 Panormos Psatha, near Megaris
968 Pagae, Pèges near Alepochori
969 Nisa, Nisaea, Nisée (port of Mégare, Megara) Roman fort at Aghios Nicolas, near Megara
970 Roman fort near Loutropyrgos
970.1 Eleusis Elefsina
970.2 Kopros South of airport runway
970.3 Thria Aspropyrgos
971 Boudoron, Budorium, Budore Roman fort near Steno, on the isle of Salamis
971.1 Kanakia, on the isle of Salamis
971.2  Kolones Kolones, on the isle of Salamis
972 Salamis, Salamine Bay of Ambelaki, on the isle of Salamis
973 Port Phoron, Foron, Port des fraudeurs, Thieves’ Harbour, Choma? Keratsini
974 Piraeus, Le Pirée, Kantharos, Gantharus (port of Athens), with a possible lighthouse at Themistocles’ tomb Le Pirée, The Piraeus
975 Zea, Phreatto? Le Pirée, The Piraeus
976 Munychia, Munychie, with possibly one lighthouse on each breakwater Mounikhias
977 Phaleron, Phalara, Phalerura, Phalère Phaleron, Paleo Faliro
978 Halimous, at cape Kolias Aghios Kosmas, near Athens airport
979 Aixone near Glifadha
980 Vouliagmeni
981 Phabra insula Isle of Fleves
982 Anagyros Vari
982.1 Aigilia? Phoinikia
983 Anaphlystos Anavissos
984 Hyphormus Portus Anaphlystos?
985 Atene Roman fort near Charakas
986 Patroklou Charax Isle of Patroklos
987 Sunium, Sunion Prom. Sounion, most southerly point of the Attic
987.1 Passalimani
988 Porthmos, Panormos Silver melting kilns at Puntazeza
989 Laurion silver mines near Lavrio
990 Thoricos, Thorikos Port Mandri
991 Deiradiotai? islet near Daskaleio
992 Prasiai, Prasies Porto Raphti, with Roman fort at Koroni
993 Steiria, Stira Porto Rafti
994 Brauronia, Brauron Vravrona, at the outlet of R Erasinos
995 Halae Araphenides, Artemis Loutsa
996 Araphen Askitario, near Raphina, Rafina
996.1 Myrrinoutta near Nea Makri
997 Herakleion, port of Marathon Plassi, near Marathon
998 Roman fort at Kynosoura
998.1 Aegilia, Egilia islet de Dipsa, said « of thirst », between Styra and Marathon
999 Rhamnous, Rhamnonte near Grammatiko
999.1 Rhamnous east port near Grammatiko
999.2 Rhamnous west port near Grammatiko
1000 Psaphis? Agioi Apostoloi
1001 Hieros-limen, Sacred Port, Delphinium Kamaraki-Vlastos
1002 Oropos, Orope Skala Oropou
1003 Delion, Delium Delesi
1004 Graia Paralia Avlidos
1005 Bathys Limen, Port Profond, Deep Port Megalo Vathi
1006 Aulis, port of Thèbes, and, with Bathys Limen, gathering place for the armada of 1200 ships before leaving for the Trojan War Mikro Vathi
1007 Hyria Dramesi, near Chalkis
1008 Chaleia near Agios Minas
1009 Salganeus Panagitsa Drosias
1010 Anthedon Anthidona
1011 Phokai? Skroponeria
1012 Larymna Larymna
1013 Halae Theologos
1014 Anastasis near Tragana
1015 Atalante insula Isle of Atalantonisi
1016 Atameus, Kalliaros, port of Oponte, Opus Skala Atalandis?
1017 Kynos, Cynus near Livanates
1018 Daphnous Agios Konstantinos
1019 Knemis Roman fort near Asproneri
1020 port of Thronium Roman fort near Kainourgio
1021 port of Scarphia, Scarphea near Skarfia
1022 Nicaea near Molos
1022.1 Alpenos Kolonos, near Agia Triada
1023 Pyles, Thermopylae Pyles, Thermopyles
1023.1 Herakleia Trachinia near Iraklia
1023.2 Sosthenis? Vardates
1024 Antikyra? Komma
1025 Lamia
1026 Phalara Stilida
1027 Echinus Achinos
1028 Alope near Achladi
1029 Euboea Isle of Eubea
1030 Dion? near Lichada
1031 Athenai Diades near Loutra Gialtra
1032 Aedepsus Loutra Edipsou
1033 Orobiai North of Rovies
1034 Elymnio? near Limni
1035 Aigai, Aegae near Politika
1035.1 Roman fort at Manika
1036 Chalkis, Chalcis, Calchis Liani Ammos, North of Chalkis
1036.1 Chalkis, Chalcis, Calchis Aghios Stefanos, South of Chalkis
1037 Boeotiae Aulis island in front of Aulis
1038 Argoura Lefkanti?
1039 Eretria, Erithra, Erétrie Eretria, with Roman fort
1040 Amarynthos near Amarinthos
1041 Porthmos Aliveri
1041.1 Boufalo, Voufalo
1042 Port of Styra Nea Styra
1043 Marmarion Marmari, behind the Petalio islands
1043.1 Petalioi, Petalias insulas Petalio islands
1044 Karistos, Caryste Karystos
1044.1 Quarry near Vigles
1045 Geraestos, Geraistos, Gereste Kastri, near the southern tip of Eubea
1046 Archampolis Archamboli
1047 Philagra near Giannitsi Philagra, near Giannitsi
1047.1 Dhryopis, Dryopes Limniona
1047.2 Teleidai Stomio beach
1048 Oichalia? near Kymi
1049 Kerinthos, Cerinthus Kria Vrisi, near Kirinthos
1050 Agio Vasileios in front Vasileios islet
1051 Poseidion near Vasilika
1052 Helleniko, Ellenika Ellinika
1053 Artemision, Artemisium Artemisio, at the northern tip of Eubea
1054 Histiaia, Hestaia, Persée Oraioi
1054.1 Orea, Oreos, Horeus Neos Pyrgos
1055 Port of Khironisi?
1055.1 Ormos Vathikelon
1056 Port of Antrones Glyfa
1057 Pteleon, Pteleos Naval base at Achilleion
1057.1 Pteleon, Pteleos Loutro
1057.2 Pteleon, Pteleos Pigadi
1057.3 Nies
1057.4 Amaliapolis
1058 Halos, Halus, Almyros Port Surbi, near Almiros
1059 Pyrasos, port of Thebes Phthiotides, Phthie, Demetrion Nea Anchialos
1060 Demetrion? near Agios Georgios
1061 Amphanae? Soros
1062 Pagasai, Pagases Nees Pagases
1063 Demetrias, Demetriade, Demetrium Aivaliotika
1063.1 Demetrias North port Aivaliotika
1063.2 Demetrias Tarsanas Pefkakia
1063.3 Demetrias South port Alykes
1064 Iolcos, Ioklos, Aison? Dimini
1064.1 Palaia Kastro
1065 Ormenium Goritsa
1065.1 Lechonia, Liconia, Port of Neleia Platanidia
1066 Methone near Malaki
1067 Korakai, Korope, Corope, port of Milies Kala Nera
1067.1 Korakaipyrgos, Palaiopyrgos Afyssos
1067.2 Lephokastro
1068 Spalauthra, Spalathra Chorto
1068.1 Milina
1068.2 Ormos Vathoudhi
1069 Olizon near Chontris
1070 Aphetai, Aphétès (jetty of the argonauts) Platania? at the southern tip of Magnesia
1071 Thaumakia? Katigiorgis
1072 Sepias, Myrae Pouri
1073 Castanea, Kasthaneia Kamari, near Keramidi
1073.1 Melivoia Polidendri
1073.2 Verliki Velika
1074 Rhizous, Rizus Paliouria
1074.1 Koutsoupia
1075 Eurymenai near Kokkino Nero
1076 Homolion on the R Pinios, near the bridge of Petrogefyro, near Omolio
1077 Phila near Pyrgetos?
1078 Herakleion near Neos Panteleimonas
1078.1 Leibethra Leptokarya?
1078.2 Pimpleia South of Dion
1079 Dium, Dion Dium, Dion
1080 Pydna Gulf of Salonika
1081 Methone in Imathia, Oisyne Nea Agathoupoli
1081.1 Aloros Kypseli
1082 Pella in Imathia, Oisine Pella, river port in the gulf of Salonika
1082.1 Gephyra Gefyra
1083 Chalastra, on R Axius Chalastra, on R Axios
1084 Sindos Sindos
1085 Thessalonica, Thessalonique, Salonique, Ekklesiastiki skala Ladadika, Thessaloniki
1086 Therme, Kellarion Mikron Emvolon, near Kalamaria in Thessaloniki’s suburbs
1087 Aenea Nea Michaniona
1088 Rhaikelos near Nea Michaniona
1089 Smila near Epanomi
1090 Skapsa, Kampsa South of Epanomi
1091 Gigonos Nea Iraklia
1092 Aisa, Haisa, Lisai, port of Antigoneia of Chalkidiki? Nea Kallikratea
1093 Brea near Sozopoli
1094 Kombreia near Nea Plagia
1095 Lipaxos near Nea Moudania
1096 Pallene, Pallène peninsula in Halkidiki, Chalcidique
1097 Sane Fylakes Xenophondos
1098 Posideion Prom. Posidi
1099 Mendis, Mende Kalandra
1100 Skiône Skioni
1101 Therambos, Thrambos Paliouri, in the gulf of Kassandra =  Toronic gulf
1102 Aige, Aege near Glarokavos
1103 Neapolis Polykhrono
1104 Ismaros, Ismara, Parthenion, Phalesina near Solenas, Solina ?
1105 Aphytis Afytos
1106 Potidaia, Potidée, Kassandreia, Cassandréa Nea Poteidaia, in Halkidiki
1107 Mecyberna, Mecyperne, port and arsenal of Olynthos Olynthos, on the Toronic gulf
1108 Port of Sermylia, Sermyle near Ormylia
1109 Galepsos, Galepsus near Nikiti
1110 Torone Toroni or Koufos, on the Toronic gulf
1111 Kohphos, Kôphon Koufos
1112 Ampelos end of the Sithonia peninsula
1113 Koukos near Sykia
1114 Sarte Sarti
1114.1 Ormos Mesopanayia
1114.2 Ormos Kriftos
1114.3 Ormos Dhimitriaki
1114.4 Ormos Panayia
1115 Siggos, Singus Livrochio, near Agios Nikolaos
1116 Piloros, Pilorus Pyrgadikia
1117 Assa, Assera? Develiki, near Gomati
1118 Sane, Ouranoupolis Tripiti, near Nea Roda
1119 Thassos, Thyssus near the Kastamonitou monastry
1120 Palaiotrion, Palaiorion near the Dochiariou monastry?
1121 Cleonae, Kleonai near the Xiropotamou monastry? Dhafni, Daphne?
1122 port of Karyes Dhafni, Daphne
1123 Stratonikeia near Mount Athos ?
1124 Ports of Mount Athos ? near Mount Athos
1125 Apollonia near the Megisti Lavra monastry
1126 Port of Akrothooi beach of Bela?
1127 Charadries, Charadrou near the Stavronikita monastry
1128 Holophyxos, Olophyxus near the Chelandariou monastry
1129 Dion Ormos Plati
1130 Acanthos, port of the Acanthians Akanthos-Ierissos, on the Strymonic gulf
1131 Stageira, Stagire Stageira
1132 Kapros, port of Stageira, Port du Sanglier Olympias, from the name of Kafkanas, Kapros islet which has a boar’s shape
1133 Bromiskos, Bromiscus Stavros
1133.1 Pennana Asprovalta?
1134 Argilos, Argilus Sikia
1135 Eion, port of Amphipolis, on the R Strymon near Ofriniou
1136 Galepsos, Galepsus near Kariani
1137 Loutra Eleutheron Roman fort at Loutra Eleutheron
1138 Apollonia Pyrgos Apollonias
1139 Oisyme, Oesyme Ormos Elevtheron
1140 Heraklitsa Iraklitsa
1141 Antisara Kalamitsa?
1142 Neapolis Kavala, in Macedonia
1143 Akontisma Nea Karvali
1144 Pistyros, Pistiros near Pontolivado
1145 Abdera, North port Avdira, in Thrace
1145.1 Abdera, East port Avdira, in Thrace
1146 Dicaea, Dicée near Xanthia
1147 Xantheia near Alkyon
1148 Stryme on Cape Molivoti
1149 Maronia, Maronée, Ismaros Aghios Charalambos, South of Maroneia
1150 Mesembria, Serreios Akra near Petrota
1151 Drys near Mesimvria
1152 Dikella Dikella
1153 Zone Makri
1154 Sale, port of Trajanopolis-Tempyra? near Alexandroupoli
1155 Doriscos, Doris, on R Hebrus Doriskos, on R Maritsa, Evros, Mariç