Pisurgia

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Pisurgia or Pisourgia (Ancient Greek: τὰ Πισούργια) was a town on the coast of ancient Cilicia, between Celenderis and Seleucia ad Calycadnum, 45 stadia to the west of Cape Crauni (modern Silisalma Burnu or Ada Burnu),[1][2] and to the right of the island of Crambusa.[3]

Its site is located near Sipahili (Babadil) in Asiatic Turkey.[4][2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.
  2. ^ a b Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 66, and directory notes accompanying.
  3. ^ Stadiasmus Maris Magni §§ 172, 173.
  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). "Pisurgia". Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography. London: John Murray.

Coordinates: 36°07′38″N 33°06′44″E / 36.12732°N 33.11213°E / 36.12732; 33.11213