Atlas Adjustment: Kruishoutem

The modern name Kruishoutem was misspelled as ‘Kruishouten’ on “Map 11: Sequana-Rhenus” in the Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World, as well as in the associated Map-by-Map Directory entry and the alphabetical gazetteer. All three of these documents should be modified to display the correct spelling of Kruishoutem.

Map Adjustment

Modified detail from Map 11, © 2004, Ancient World Mapping Center

Correct the spelling of Kruishoutem on “Map 11: Sequana-Rhenus” as indicated in the image shown here.

Directory Adjustment

In the Names listing on page 154 of the Map-by-Map Directory, correct the spelling as follows:

Grid Name Period Modern Name / Location Reference
H2 Kruft R GER Römer Rheinland Pfalz 431 32
D2 Kruishoutem R BGM Petit 1994, 287
I4 Kügeleskopf L GER Hoeper 1996

Gazetteer Adjustment

Correct the alphabetical gazetteer entry at the back of the Atlas volume as follows:

To be completed

Please note that our update entries follow the conventions of the Barrington Atlas in the formatting of placenames; i.e., modern placenames are presented in italics, ancient placenames in regular type.

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