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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
1195 Crommyon near Agio Theodori
1196 Sidous Sousaki
1197 Schoenitas, Schoenûs, Schoinous Schoenitas
1198 Kenchreai, Cenchrées Kechries
1199 Peiraeos near the border between Corinth and Argolid, Fragolimano
1200 Anthedon Fragolimano
1201 Bucephalum Portus, Boukephalos near Pefkali
1201.1 Kalamianos
1201.2 Korfos
1202 Epidaurum Palaia Epidauros
1203 Aigina, Enopia, Oinone insula, military port, Minoan port? Port North of Kolonna hill, on Isle of Egina, Aigina
1203.1 Aigina, Enopia, Oinone insula, military port, Minoan port? Port South of Kolonna hill, on Isle of Egina, Aigina
1203.2 Aigina, Enopia, Oinone insula, commercial port Modern marina, on Isle of Egina, Aigina
1204 Methana, Arsinoe Vathy ? near Magalochori
1205 Thermae Agios Nikolaos ?
1205.1 Methana
1206 Celenderis near Trezen, Trézène ?
1207 Pohon, Pogon, Pogonus port of the Trezenians, port of Calauria
1208 Kalaureia, Kalauria, Calauria insula, Calaurée Naval base on the isle of Poros
1209 Eiones Ormos Artemis, Artemidhos ?
1210 Hydra, Hydrea, Hydroussa insula Ydra, on the isle of Idra
1210.1 Aperopia insula Isle of Dokos
1210.2 Thermasia Thermisia?
1211 Hermione, Hermion Ermioni
1211.1 Pityoussa insula Isle of Spetses
1211.2 Baltiza bay, Spetsai, on Spetses island
1212 Halai, Halieis, Halia Portocheli
1213 Haliuse insula now connected to the continent at Portocheli ?
1213.1 Mases? Koiladhia, Kilada, due South of Franchthi cave
1214 Philanorion jetty Mases, Vurlia Bay
1214.1 Khaidhari, Vivari
1215 Asine Asini, Tolo
1216 Nauplia, Nauplie, port of Argos, port of Tiryns, port of Mycenae, archaic Ahhiyawa Nauplia
1216.1 Tiryns, port of Mycenae, archaic Ahhiyawa? Tirintha, Tirynthe, with Mycenaean tombs at Mycenae & Dendra-Midea
1217 Temenion near Nea Kios
1218 Lerna Myloi
1219 Genesion, Apobathmoi Kiverio
1220 Astron Paralio Astros
1221 Methana, Anthana ? Agios Andreas
1222 Tyros Tyros
1223 Prasiae, Brasia Plaka Leonido
1224 Polichna Port Poulithra
1225 Port Cyphanta, Kyphanta Kyparissi
1226 Zarax Ierakas
1227 port of Jupiter, Dios Sotera port of Epidauros Limera
1228 Epidauros Limera, Epidaure-Limère not to be confused with Epidauros in Argolid
1229 Minoa Prom. Isle of Monemvasia
1230 Delion, Epidelion near Agios Stefanos
1231 Sida, Side Velanidia?
1232 Malea, Malée Cape Maleas is not a port, but on the contrary, it is the « Greek Cape Horn » for seafarers
1233 Nymphaion West of Maleas
1234 Boeae, Boea, Boiai, Boia Neapoli Voion
1235 Onougnathos, Onugnathe, Minoan port? Elafonisos, Elafos, Pavlo Petri, Paulopetri
1236 Kotyrta Pila near Daimonia
1237 Asopos, with possible ancient lighthouse Plytra
1238 Kyparissia, Kyparissa Boza, near Asope
1239 Leukai Mpozas
1240 Biadyna Elia
1241 Akriai, Acries Kokkinia
1242 Helos? Minoan port, Archaic port of the Vaphio Mycenaean tomb on R Eurotas? Ayios Stephanos, Stefania
1243 Trinasos, Trianasus Roman fort at Trinisa
1244 Gytheum, Gythium, Gytheion, Gythion port of Sparta
1245 Arainon, port of Las, Laa Vathy, Ageranos
1246 Asine near Skoutari
1247 Teuthrone Kotronas
1248 Aigila near Alipa Mani ?
1249 Psamathus, Amathus Porto Kagio on Cape Ténare, ex-Matapan
1250 Taenaros, Tainaron Cape Taenarus, Ténare, ex-Matapan, bay near Kokkinogeia with a Poseidon/Neptune temple
1251 Achilleius Portus, Achille’s port Marmari, on Cape Taenarus, Ténare, ex-Matapan
1252 Caenopolis, Kainepolis Kyparissos
1253 Messa, port of Hippola? near Mezapos
1254 Oitylos, Oetylus Neo Oitylo
1255 Pephnos, Pephnus near Agios Dimitrios
1256 Leutra, Leuktron Stoupa
1257 Kardamyle, Cardamyle, with Mycenaean acropolis Kardamyli
1258 Abia, Homer’s Ire in the Iliad Avia, inside the Messenia gulf
1259 Homer’s  Pherae in the Iliad, Pharai, Phares, port of Kalamai? Kalamata, on R Nedon, with Mycenaean settlement at Antikalamos, inside the Messenia gulf
1260 Corone, Korone, archaic Aipeia, Epeia Petalidi, inside the Messenia gulf
1261 Kolonides Vounaria
1262 Asine Koroni
1263 Phoinicos, in front of Oinoussai insulae Foinikounta, in front of the Enusses islands
1264 Mothone, Methone, ex Pedasus Modon
1265 Pylos Paliokastro, south of Koryphasion, Navarino castle, near lagoon of Gialova, Divari, Osman-Aga
1265.1 Port of the Spartans on Sphacteria insula Isle of Sfaktiria
1265.2 Pylos, archaic port of Nestor’s Palace Costa Navarino, near Korifasio & Tragana, with Nestor’s Palace at Epano Englianos
1266 Erana South of Marathopoli
1267 Prote insula Isle of Proti
1268 Kuparissa, Cyparissie Kyparissia
1269 Aulon near Agiannakis
1270 Pyrgoi Tholo, near Agios Ilias (possible shipshed on R Neda)
1270.1 Kakovatos, with Mycenaean tombs
1271 Samikon, Samia near Kato Samiko
1272 Epitalion, at outlet of R Alpheios Epitalio, at outlet of R Alfeios
1273 Pheia, port of Olympia Katakolo
1274 Hyrmine near Kastro
1275 Cyllène, Kytlene (port of the Eleans) Kyllini, Kyllene
1276 Dumaeorum, Teichos Dymaion, Dymè Araxos
1277 Dyme, Pagasai, port of Pharae Kato Achaia
1278 Olenos Tsoukalaiika?
1279 Patrai, Patras Patras
1280 Rhium Rio at the toe of the Rion-Antirion bridge
1281 Panormus, Panorme Agios Vasileios
1282 Athenaeum Psathopyrgos?
1283 Erimeus, Erineum Erineos
1284 Aigion, Aegae, archaic Aegialeia Aigio, Vostitza
1285 Helike, Helice submerged at 30 m depth near Helike
1286 Aigai Akrata
1287 Egira, Aigeira, Homer’s Hyperesia Mavra Litharia
1288 Aristonautai port of Péllène, near Xylokastro
1289 Sicyane, Sicyon, Demetrias Sikionas
1290 Lechaion, Lecheum, Léchée Lechion
1291 Corinthe Corinth
1292 Therme Loutraki?
1293 Heraion, Heraea, Hera Limenia, Peiraion, Peraia, near Lake Eschatiotis Perachora, near Limni Vouliagmenis
1294 Oinoe near Agia Sotira