Congustus

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Congustus or Kongoustos (Ancient Greek: Κόγγουστος), also known as Congussus, was a town of ancient Lycaonia or of Galatia, inhabited in Roman and Byzantine times.[1][2] The Tabula Peutingeriana has the place as Congusso.[3]

Its site is located near Altınekin, Asiatic Turkey.[2][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Pliny. Naturalis Historia. 5.4.
  2. ^ a b Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 63, and directory notes accompanying.
  3. ^ Tabula Peutingeriana.
  4. ^ Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.

 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainSmith, William, ed. (1854–1857). "Congustus". Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography. London: John Murray.

Coordinates: 38°18′28″N 32°52′07″E / 38.3077778°N 32.8686111°E / 38.3077778; 32.8686111