Aqueduct of Claudius (Aqua Claudia).

1st century CE.

Rome, Park of Aqueducts

Description:
Remains of aqua Claudia (a set of 4 arches) after its stripping for the purpose of obtaining peperino and tufa blocks for the construction of a new aqueduct Acqua Felice in 1585 A.D.

Camera point:

Latitude: N 41d 50m 55,74s
Longitude: E 12d 33m 24,36s

Credits:
2010. Photo: Ilya Shurygin.
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Keywords: aqueduct Caligula Claudius aqua Claudia aqua Anio Novus pozzolan concrete opus caementicum opus quadratum peperino tuff tufa specus
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