New Pleiades KML

I'm off on vacation for a few days after finishing the latest Pleiades site migration and release. Our master KML file is now at That's 304 places in ancient Lycia and Pisidia (southwest coast of modern Turkey) from map 65 of the Barrington Atlas. There are 102 map pages to go, and we'll eventually have about 50,000 ancient places (with extensive bibliography) online next spring. In case you have a Barrington Atlas handy, the map 65 grid is available at

It will take a while for Google's index to catch up with our changes, but thanks to mod rewrite and a little scripting, anything you find through a Google Earth search is properly redirected to our new URLs.