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Tunisia, Punic Town of Kerkuane and its Necropolis

 Posted by , last edited on February 10, 2014 at 03:58:17

Location Gouvernorat de Nabeul, Tunisia
Coordinates N36 56 47.004 E11 5 57.012
Date of Inscription 1985

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This Phoenician city was probably abandoned during the First Punic War (c. 250 B.C.) and as a result was not rebuilt by the Romans. The remains constitute the only example of a Phoenicio-Punic city to have survived. The houses were built to a standard plan in accordance with a sophisticated notion of town planning.

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