On the road that leads through the mountains to Hermione is a spring of the river Hyllicus, originally called Taurius （Bull-like）, and a rock called the Rock of Theseus; when Theseus took up the boots and sword of Aegeus under it, it, too, changed its name, for before it was called the altar of Zeus Sthenius （Strong）. Near the rock is a sanctuary of Aphrodite Nymphia （Bridal）, made by Theseus when he took Helen to wife.
Pausanias. Pausanias Description of Greece with an English Translation by W.H.S. Jones, Litt.D., and H.A. Ormerod, M.A., in 4 Volumes. Cambridge, MA, Harvard University Press; London, William Heinemann Ltd. 1918.
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