Abrostola was a village five or six miles north of Amorion, the capital of the Anatolic theme within the Byzantine Empire. During the reign of Constantine V, a farmer named Theodore was murdered in Abrostola. Abrostola's priest, Father George, was able to solve the murder.
- See, e.g., Atlantis and Other Places, pg. 217, HC.
- Ibid., pgs. 218-219.
- Ibid., pgs. 232-233.