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historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1LM1_ancient-corinth_Archea-Korinthos-GR.html
English Text: 1. Temple of Apollo 2. Lechaion Road 3. Propylaia 4. Bema 5. Race Course 6. Heroon of the Crossroads 7. Underground Shrine 8. Central Shops 9. South Stoa 10. Bouleuterion 11. South Basilica 12. Julian Basilica 13. Pei…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1LLN_archaeological-site-of-ancient-corinth_Archea-Korinthos-GR.html
Αρχαιολογικός Χώρος Αρχαίας Κορίνθου English Text: Legend 1. Temple of Apo…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1LJL_south-stoa_Archea-Korinthos-GR.html
English Text: The South Stoa, one of the largest porticoed buildings in ancient Greece, was built in the late 4th century B.C., to the south of the race track of Corinth. The excavation of it by the American School of Classical Studies was begu…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1LJD_temple-e_Archea-Korinthos-GR.html
English Text: Standing 9.00 meters above the Forum, Temple E occupied as prominent a place in the Roman city as the Temple of Apollo. In its first phase, the temple had stone foundations, probably with a triple crepis measuring 44.00 x 23.50…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1LI9_peirene-fountain_Archea-Korinthos-GR.html
English Text: Peirene is one of the most important topoi in the urban landscape of both Greek and Roman Corinth. Human activity is attested in the area from the Neolithic period, and the first efforts in water management date to the Geometric p…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1LHU_lechaion-road_Archea-Korinthos-GR.html
English Text: Propylaie on the Lechaion Road The Propylaia, the main entrance to the Forum, consisted of three archways; one main and two smaller ones. At the time of Pausanias the gilded bronze chariots of Helios and Phaethon stood on this …
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1LGM_the-heroon-at-the-crossroads-an-early-sanctuary-of-ancient-corinth_Archea-Korinthos-GR.html
On the hillside where the Bema of the Roman Forum was later built and alongside a road leading southward to Acrocorinth, a cemetery had been delevoped during the Geometric period (1050 - 720 B.C.) Later on, during the Early Corinthian period (6…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1LGL_saint-paul-in-corinth-and-the-bema-of-the-roman-forum_Archea-Korinthos-GR.html
Saint Paul is also known as the Apostle of the Nations because of his missionary journeys throughout the eastern Mediterranean (46-58 AD) for the dissemination of Christianity. In this context he visited several Greek cities, including Samothrace,…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1LGB_the-rostra-bema-of-the-roman-forum_Archea-Korinthos-GR.html
The Rostra was a complex marble structure dating from the middle of the 1st century A.D. which dominated the face of the terrace of the Upper Forum at Corinth. It took the form of an open propylon with a n-shaped ground plan, which stood on a rect…
historicalmarkerproject/markers/HM1LFN_buildings-at-the-west-end-of-roman-agora_Archea-Korinthos-GR.html
English Text: The buildings in the west end of the Roman Forum date from the 1st and 2nd century AD. In contrast to most temples of both Greek and Roman periods in Greece, the temples each stood on a high podium constructed of rubble and cement…
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