Neapolis (Bosphorus)

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Neapolis (Ancient Greek: Νεάπολις), was a coastal town on the European side of the Bosphorus in ancient Thrace. It may also have been called Comarodes.[1]

Its site is located near modern Yeni Köy, near Istanbul, 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°07′19″N 29°03′35″E / 41.12194°N 29.059723°E / 41.12194; 29.059723