Caves S. Cataldo 1st and 2nd
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Caves S. Cataldo 1st and 2nd

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The name comes from a small church in a small hill north east of the Nocella River. The caves open into an old shore line upstream of the SS. 113 km 302,3. The surface is very degraded, however in the 60s several lithic tools of the upper Paleolithic were collected.
F ° 249 III NO, Capo Rama; UTM: UC317175, Altitude: 70-75 m, Development 10, 6 m.

Text source: Giovanni Mannino: Guide to the Prehistory of Palermo - List of prehistoric sites in the province of Palermo - Sicilian Institute for Political and Economic Studies)


Bibliography and further in-depth documents:

100) FIRST SICILY - AT THE ORIGINS OF SICILIAN SOCIETY - volume first edited by Sebastiano Tusa Palermo 1997.

Ignazio Caloggero: Sicily between History, Myths and Legends. Vol. 1: From Prehistory to the Phoenicians. First edition 2018 - Revised and updated edition of 2022

Ignazio Caloggero:



Information contributions: Ignazio Caloggero Web

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