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Tango01 Supporting Member of TMP08 Nov 2019 7:50 p.m. PST

"Galley fleets were held in neoria – shipsheds, when not in use. Neoria were one of the largest investments and were some of the most widespread and extensive installations in the ancient world.

Strabo tells us that the many tiled roofs of the neoria which housed the Rhodian fleet looked like ploughed fields of red earth extending around the harbour when viewed from the acropolis hill…."

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