Amycus (Bithynia)

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Amycus or Amykos (Ancient Greek: Ἄμυκος) was a coastal town of ancient Bithynia located on the Bosphorus.

Its site is located near Beykoz in Asiatic Turkey.[1][2]


  1. ^ Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 53, and directory notes accompanying.
  2. ^ Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.

Coordinates: 41°08′07″N 29°05′29″E / 41.135316°N 29.091469°E / 41.135316; 29.091469