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Apollonia: Basilica; Byzantine, 6th century A.D.
Apollonia, founded by Greek traders in the 7th century B.C.and dedicated to the god of light and wisdom, was the harbor for nearby Cyrene, about ten miles away in the Green Mountains. It later came under Roman, and then Byzantine, control. In the Byzantine Christian era, it was known as "the city of churches", of which this was one.

Apollonia: Basilica; Byzantine, 6th century A.D.
Apollonia, founded by Greek traders in the 7th century B.C.and dedicated to the god of light and wisdom, was the harbor for nearby Cyrene, about ten miles away in the Green Mountains. It later came under Roman, and then Byzantine, control. In the Byzantine Christian era, it was known as "the city of churches", of which this was one.

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