(Gîrliciu) Dobrudja, Romania.
military settlement and port, on the road between Carsium and Troesmis. In the 4th c., a cavalry squadron
(cuneus equitum stablesianorum) was stationed here. The
fortress was rebuilt by Valens (369) after his victory
over the Goths N of Danube. No archaeological excavations have been undertaken. Traces of walls surrounded
by a ditch and a rampart are visible.
. 224.4; Not. Dig. or
R. Vulpe & I. Barnea, Din istoria Dobrogei
, II (1968)
, L.35 (1969) s.v.