Limenoscope - Ancient Hellenic Ports
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Lesvos - Kalo Limani
 
 
 

 
Main features
Region Aegean sea  
Use Not defined  
Prosperity period (centuries)  
Existence of contemporary port Yes  
Findings on site Yes  
General description
 
Technical features
Construction period (centuries)  
Port configuration Artificial Harbour, Outer Harbour  
Port basin size m2 
Main wind direction
Port land area km2 
Port entrance  
Change of sea surface elevation 1.5 m 
Sedimentation Yes  
Outer port structures Breakwaters
Inner port structures Basins  
Land facilities  
Construction method  
Neotectonic history Unknown  
Shore line displacement Silting  
Function and operations
 
Sources
References in ancient literature  
Related researches Archeological  
Findings in museums No  
Other references  
Protection regime  
Author Yiannis Kourtzellis  
Editor Theotokis Theodoulou  
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