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23/11/2008
The morphology of Penios river


Penios river is river of Thessaly, which took its current form, afterwards the removal of the water of the formerly big Thessalian lake from a crack that was created in the valley of Tempi.

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23/11/2008
The bridge of Larissa


For centuries, the symbol of Larissa for its Greek and Turks residents, constituted the nine-arch stone bridge of the city. It was built in the position of the first department of the nowadays existing bridge of Penios river, that was manufactured in 1950 and it was bridged the old(historical) watercourse of the river.

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23/11/2008
The historical course of the river


Humans exploited the waters of the river already from the new stone age (6700 - 3300 BC), which is characterized by the productive activity (cultivation) and the permanent installation.

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23/11/2008
Penios in Mythology


Penios, the god river of Thessaly, were according with the myth, son of Oceanus and Tethys.

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