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Plotheia (Ancient Greek: ?) was a deme of ancient Attica and appears to have belonged to the district of Epacria, and to have been not far from Halae Araphenides.[1][2] It was noted for its festival celebrating the hero Pandion.[3]

Its site is located south of modern Stamata.[4][5]


  1. ^ Harpocr.; Suid.; Phot.; Böckh, Inscr. No. 82.
  2. ^ Stephanus of Byzantium. Ethnica. s.v.
  3. ^ Mikalson, p. 430; Parker, pp. 73–74; p. 74 note 96, pp. 477–478; Dillon and Garland, pp. 354–355; Inscriptiones Graecae, I3 258, line 9.
  4. ^ Richard Talbert, ed. (2000). Barrington Atlas of the Greek and Roman World. Princeton University Press. p. 59, and directory notes accompanying.
  5. ^ Lund University. Digital Atlas of the Roman Empire.

 This article incorporates text from a publication now in the public domainSmith, William, ed. (1854-1857). "Attica". Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography. London: John Murray.

Coordinates: 38°07?35?N 23°52?36?E / 38.1264245°N 23.876728°E / 38.1264245; 23.876728

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