Volcei overview
Modern name(s) Buccino
Region Mediterranean
Section Italia
Latitude 40.63320633 N suggest info
Longitude 15.37490823 E
Status Accurate location
Info Chief town of the independent tribe of the Volceiani, Vulcientes or Volcentani, whose territory was bounded north by that of the Hirpini, west and south by Lucania and east by the territory of Venusia. Some pre-Roman ruins still exist. It became a municipium, and in 323 BCE had an extensive territory attached to it, including the town of Numistro, the large Cyclopean walls of which may still be seen.
External Links
Wikimedia Links Index
Bing Map
OpenStreetMap Map
Google Maps Satellite - Satellite+Labels - Map - Terrain - - - Download KML
- - -
Google
OSM
40.633206, 15.374908 === 40.633206 N, 15.374908 E === 40° 37' 59.5" N, 15° 22' 29.7" E
Sources
Ancient Cities DataBase
A website for collecting general information about cities and towns that were founded before 400 AD
Nearest sites Cairano, circa 29.2 km (18.1 mi) north
Poseidonia, Paestum, circa 39.2 km (24.3 mi) south-west
Hyele, Velia, Elea, circa 55.7 km (34.6 mi) south-west
Nuvlana, Nola, circa 79 km (49.1 mi) west
Vesuvius mons, Ouesouion, circa 82.5 km (51.3 mi) west
Suessula, circa 91.2 km (56.7 mi) west
Laüs, circa 103.7 km (64.5 mi) south-east
Phlegraei campi, Phlegraean Fields, circa 109.4 km (68 mi) west
Invinias, circa 109.4 km (68 mi) west
Portus Iulius, circa 110 km (68.4 mi) west
Surrentum, Sorrento, circa 84.5 km (52.5 mi) west
Kyme, Cumae, Cuma, circa 113.5 km (70.5 mi) west
Kyme acropolis, Cumae, Cuma, circa 114.1 km (70.9 mi) west
Pulo di Molfetta, circa 118.7 km (73.7 mi) north-east
Respa, Molfetta, circa 120.9 km (75.1 mi) north-east
Noepoli, circa 101.1 km (62.8 mi) south-east
Parthenope, Neapolis, Napoli, circa 96.8 km (60.1 mi) west
Palaeopolis, circa 97.8 km (60.8 mi) west
Teanum Sidicinum, Teano, circa 129 km (80.1 mi) north-west
Larinum, Larino, circa 135.9 km (84.4 mi) north
≫ more...
Database ID 8262, created 27 Oct 2012, 11:35, Last changed 27 Oct 2012, 11:36