The Romans constructed numerous aqueducts in order to bring water from often
distant sources into cities and towns, supplying public baths, latrines, fountains ...
Ancient Roman Aqueducts. An aqueduct is a water supply or navigable channel
constructed to convey water. In modern engineering, the term is used for any ...
Apr 17, 2016 ... Roman Aqueducts - What were aqueducts used for?
The great and highly advanced Roman waterway system known as the
Aqueducts, are among the greatest achievements in the ancient world. The
Sep 1, 2012 ... Interestingly, Roman aqueducts were also protected by law and no agricultural
activity was allowed near them in case of damage by ploughing ...
Feb 22, 2000 ... Peter Aicher, author of "Guide to the Aqueducts of Ancient Rome," marvels at the
Romans' elegant civil engineering.
OF ALL the feats of ancient engineering, Roman aqueducts are among the most
remarkable. “With such an array of indispensable structures carrying so many ...
Ancient masters of engineering, aqueduct builders created a vast network of
pipes, channels, and bridges to bring water to Rome, creating in the process an ...
The Roman aqueducts stand today, more than two thousand years later, as a
testament to the engineering genius of the ancient Romans. These massive ...
Website on 600 Roman aqueducts of which 125 described in detail.