Εξοχη

Attested:  Ptolemy 2,3,6 Εξοχη

Where:  Lowestoft Ness, the easternmost point of Britain, at TM555937, but the Suffolk coast is eroding at metres per year so the promontory could have been kilometres away in Roman times.

Name origin: εξοχη ‘prominence’

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