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    Atlantipedia will be wound down in 2023. After nearly twenty years compiling Atlantipedia on my own, and as I am now approaching my 80th birthday, I have decided to cut back on the time I dedicate to developing this website. An orderly conclusion rather than an enforced one is always preferable before the Grim Reaper […]Read More »
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    I have now published my new book, Joining The Dots, which offers a fresh look at the Atlantis mystery. I have addressed the critical questions of when, where and who, using Plato’s own words, tempered with some critical thinking and a modicum of common sense.Read More »
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Elgee, Capt. C.H. (t)

Capt. Cyril Hammond Elgee, formerly Elgie (1871-1917) was the British Resident (local administrator) in Ibadan, Nigeria from 1902 until 1913. In 1914 he wrote a paper entitled The Evolution of Ibadan(a).

His suggestion (1908) that Nigeria had been the location of Atlantis predated, by a number of years, the publication of a similar theory by Leo Frobenius.

(a) https://books.google.ie/books/about/The_Evolution_of_Ibadan.html?id=vyQZAAAAIAAJ&redir_esc=y