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Orcades (Orkney Islands)

TM Geo 19730

United Kingdom (Britannia) - provincia: Britannia - modern region: Scotland - same as Exosades (TM Geo 19963)?
59.0056364167,-3.23167398333 (Lat,Long)

Links: Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire, Pleiades, ToposText, Wikipedia

Status: islands (in the sea): nesoi; insulae

Greek name(s): Ὀρκάδες
Latin name(s): Orcades - Dorcades
Modern name(s): Orkney Islands
Variants: Orcades (Orkades - Dorcades) - the Orkney Islands

Repertoria: Rivet / Smith, The place-names of Roman Britain, 1979, p. 433-434
Map: Barrington Atlas, 2000, pl. 9 E1

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Stable URI (with TM Geo ID): www.trismegistos.org/place/19730




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