A distant view of the village of Horis, on the west bank of the river. On the left, the village of Nasrettin, in Şanliurfa province.
In the middle distance, on the cliff above the river, the mound which is Horis Kale, a site of mainly Hellenistic and Medieval date.
View downstream from the north.
... This area has now been flooded by the waters of the lake formed behind the Atatürk Dam.
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The Euphrates north of Horis
8 May 1982
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