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Kurupinar Destination Guide

Explore Kurupinar in Turkey.

Kurupinar in the region of Tokat is a town in Turkey - some 160 mi (or 258 km) East of Ankara, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Kurupinar is now 06:59 PM (Sunday). The local timezone is named "Europe / Istanbul" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Yozgat, Sivas, Gaziantep, Ankara, Adıyaman Province or Belkaya. Since you are here already, make sure to check out Zile, Boztepe, Yesilce, Taskiran, Savcikoy and Gungormez. We also found some pictures.


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Interesting facts about this location

Battle of Zela

The Battle of Zela was a battle fought in 47 BC between Julius Caesar and Pharnaces II of The Kingdom of Pontus.

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Located at 40.25, 35.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:1st-century BC conflicts, 47 BC, Battles involving Pontus, Battles involving the Roman Republic

Battle of Zela (67 BC)

The battle of Zela, not to be intermeddled with the more famous battle in 47 BC was fought by the town of Zile in the Kingdom of Pontus during the Third Mithridatic War and resulted in king Mithridates' successful reclamation of his kingdom after numerous defeats and setbacks. His luck was short-lasting, however, as within a few years he would be completely defeated, this time by Pompey the Great. In the spring of 67 BC most of Roman troops had left Pontus for Mesopotamia.

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Located at 40.25, 35.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:1st-century BC conflicts, 67 BC, Battles involving Pontus, Battles involving the Roman Republic, Mithridatic Wars

Boztepe Dam (Tokat)

Boztepe Dam is a dam in Turkey. The development was backed by the Turkish State Hydraulic Works.

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Located at 40.25, 35.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Dams in Tokat Province

Belpınar Dam

Belpınar Dam is a dam in Tokat Province, Turkey. It was built between 1977 and 1984.

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Located at 40.25, 35.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Dams completed in 1984, Dams in Tokat Province

Maşat Höyük

Maşat Höyük is a Bronze Age Hittite archaeological site 100 km nearly east of Boğazkale/Hattusa, about 20 km south of Zile, Tokat Province, north-central Turkey. The site is under agricultural use and is plowed. It was first excavated in the 1970s. Masat Höyük Maşat Höyük is located in TurkeyMasat HöyükMasat Höyük Coordinates: {{#invoke:Coordinates|coord}}{{#coordinates:40|08|54|N|35|45|44|E|type:city | |name= }}

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Located at 40.25, 35.85 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Turkey, Hittite sites in Turkey, Tokat