Aqueduct of Claudius (Aqua Claudia).

1st century CE.

Rome, Park of Aqueducts

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

Camera point:

Latitude: N 41d 51m 9,22s
Longitude: E 12d 33m 6,36s

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