(Κερησσός; Kerēssós). Fortress in Boeotia near Thespiae, its localization disputed . According to tradition, the citizens of Thespiae retreated twice to C.: in the 6th cent. BC prior to the battle of C. in the Thessalian-Boeotian war , and again in 371 BC in the war between the secessionist citizens of Thespiae and the Boeotians . Source references: Plut. Camillus 19,138a; Plut. Mor. 866f; Paus. 9,14,1-4.
1 R. J. Buck, The Site of Ceressus, in: Teiresias, Suppl. 1, 1972, 31-40
2 M. Sordi, La battaglia di Ceresso e…