Place:Mersin, Turkey

Alt namesIcel Ilisource: Getty Vocabulary Program
Icel Vilayetisource: NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
İçelsource: Encyclopædia Britannica (1988) VI, 233; NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
İçel provincesource: Getty Vocabulary Program
Mersinsource: Wikipedia
Mersinasource: NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
Mersinesource: NIMA, GEOnet Names Server (1996-1998)
Seleuciasource: Encyclopædia Britannica (1988) VI, 233
Seleukeiasource: Encyclopædia Britannica (1988) VI, 233
Coordinates36.75°N 34.0°E
Located inTurkey
See alsoAkdeṅiz kıiyıisıi,removed name of Region
source: Getty Thesaurus of Geographic Names
source: Family History Library Catalog

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The Mersin Province is a province in southern Turkey, on the Mediterranean coast between Antalya and Adana. The provincial capital is the city of Mersin and the other major town is Tarsus, birthplace of St Paul. The province is part of Çukurova, a geographical, economical and cultural region, that covers the provinces of Mersin, Adana, Osmaniye and Hatay.

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