Atlantic Dredging

“A t l a s”   In Greek mythology “Ατλας” - the son of the Oceanid “Asia” was the primordial Titan who supported the heavens at the Western edge of “Gaia” (the earth).  He became commonly identified with the Atlas Mountains in northwest Africa,Modern-day Morocco. The name means Hard , Enduring and “Atlantic” refers to the “Sea of Atlas”
Heracles and Atlas, on a vase by the Athena Painter, c. 490-480 BC National Archaeological Museum, Athens