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PYRGOS

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Originally appearing in Volume V22, Page 690 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
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PYRGOS, a town of Greece, in the province of Ells and Achaea, 43 M. S.S.W. of Patras. It is the third town in importance in the Peloponnesus, and is connected with its harbour, Katakolon, 7z M. distant, and also with Patras and Olympia, by rail. It has frequently been injured by earth-quakes. Pop. (1907), 13,690.
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