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Hierion was a town of ancient Thrace, inhabited during Byzantine times.[1]

Its site is located above Galata in European Turkey.[1][2]


  1. ^ a b 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°01′52″N 28°58′33″E / 41.031189°N 28.975806°E / 41.031189; 28.975806