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Crannon (or Cranon), an ancient city in Thessaly.

Crannon as mentioned by Thucydides supported with military forces in 431 BC Athens in the Peloponnesian war:

Thucydides:

The next day the Peloponnesians set up a trophy. Ancient alliance brought the Thessalians to the aid of Athens; those who came being the Larisaeans, Pharsalians, Cranonians, Pyrasians, Gyrtonians, and Pheraeans.

Crannon is mentioned in Xenophon Hellenica::

And now the men of Larissa, Crannon, Scotussa, and Pharsalus, who were allies of the Boeotians

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The Battle of Crannon (322 BC)

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