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.
Pompeii is located on a plateau formed by the Vesuvius volcano's lava flow. ...
The buried city was rediscovered in the 16th Century, but it was only in 1748 that
Jun 28, 2016 ... Archaeologists have discovered skeletal remains of four people, including a ...
More Victims of Vesuvius Eruption Found Near Pompeii.
Nov 17, 2012 ... Pompeii was finally re-discovered in 1755 CE when work on the construction of
the Sarno Canal began. Local stories of 'the city' were proved ...
Originally thought to be the city of Stabiae, it was later discovered that the buried
city was Pompeii. The city was plundered after excavations began. For decades ...
There is now an exciting phase of research at Pompeii, including new fieldwork,
such as ours, which aims at discovering the historical sequence of urban ...
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
Jun 29, 2016 ... Skeletons believed to be victims of Mount Vesuvius eruption have been found in
an ancient shop in Pompeii.