Pompeii was an ancient Roman town-city near modern Naples, in the Campania
region of Italy, ..... Pompeii was rediscovered as the result of intentional
excavations in 1748 by the Spanish military en...
Read about archaeological investigations of Pompeii and see what ... The ruined
city remained frozen in time until it was discovered by a surveying engineer in ...
When a group of explorers rediscovered the site in 1748, they were surprised to
find that–underneath a thick layer of dust and debris–Pompeii was mostly intact.
Jul 29, 2011 ... But 1,800 years later, explorers and archaeologists discovered Pompeii again.
The disaster that had wiped out this bustling town also ...
Feb 17, 2011 ... The buried buildings of Pompeii were designed to last only a few decades - but
are still standing after nearly 2000 years. Dr Salvatore Ciro tells ...
Jul 20, 2016 ... Photos: Is this Britain's Pompeii? An archaeological dig in the Cambridgeshire
Fens in England has discovered a prehistoric settlement from ...
Domenico Fontana, an Italian architect, discovered the ruins of Pompeii in 1549,
but it was not excavated until 1748. The cities of Herculaneum and Pompeii in ...
Jun 27, 2016 ... While many bodies have been previously discovered in Pompeii, this discovery is
unique. It marks one of the few times archeologists are able ...
Jun 29, 2016 ... Skeletons believed to be victims of Mount Vesuvius eruption have been found in
an ancient shop in Pompeii.
A new exhibition brings the doomed residents of Pompeii and Herculaneum
vividly to life. ... I want to know how the city of pompeii was accedently discovered