Sites & cities that bear the name of Kraku Lu Jordan

Kraku Lu Jordan

Today in : Serbia
First trace of activity : 280 C.E
Last trace of activity : 380 C.E
Recorded names : Краку Лу Јордан, Cracul lui Iordan

Description : Kraku Lu Jordan ( Serbian: Краку Лу Јордан/Kraku Lu Jordan, Romanian: Cracul lui Iordan) is archeological site in Serbia. It is situated at the confluence of the Brodica river into Pek, near Kučevo. Represents the most explored metallurgical center in eastern Serbia. The metallurgic occupation of the site lasted for about 100 years, beginning around 280 AD and ending in 380 AD. Kraku Lu Jordan is precisely dated by discovered coins from Diocletian time. This metallurgical complex was then destroyed in a fire in the late 4th century. Archaeological excavations began in 1971, and with few interruptions, lasted until 1987.

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