Bou Assel

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Bou Assel
Bou Assel is located in Morocco
Bou Assel
Bou Assel
Location in Morocco
Coordinates: 34°02′N 5°34′W / 34.033°N 5.567°W / 34.033; -5.567
Country  Morocco
Region Fès-Meknès
Prefecture Meknès
Time zone WET (UTC+0)
 • Summer (DST) WEST (UTC+1)

Bou Assel is a settlement in northwestern Morocco situated north of the city of Meknes. Bou Assel is situated slightly south of the ancient city of Volubilis, initially settled by the Phoenicians and Romans over 2000 years ago.[1] The settlement is close to the river of the same name, Oued Bou Assel.[2]

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  1. ^ C. Michael Hogan, Volubilis, The Megalithic Portal, ed. Andy Burnham (2007)
  2. ^ Bulletin archéologique du Comité des travaux historiques et scientifiques (1973)

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Coordinates: 34°02′N 5°34′W / 34.033°N 5.567°W / 34.033; -5.567