(Πέτρας ὁ μέγας
, Scyl. p. 45; Ptol. 4.5.3
. § 33), a harbour of Marmarica, a day's sail from Plyni Portus, and the same as the large harbour which Strabo (xvii. p.838
) places near Ardanis Prom., and describes as lying opposite to Chersonesus of Crete, at a distance of 3000 stadia.
It agrees in position with Port Bardiah,
where there are springs to the W. of Marsa Soloum.