The Romans constructed numerous aqueducts in order to bring water from
distant ... The reliance of ancient communities upon such water resources
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 ...
Jun 11, 2015 ... The majestic aqueduct that fed water to ancient Rome carried less of the life-
giving liquid than previously thought, new research suggests.
Roman Aqueducts - What were aqueducts used for?
Background history on Roman aqueducts
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The Roman aqueducts stand today, more than two thousand years later, as a
testament to the engineering genius of the ancient Romans. These massive ...
Don Wildman travels through time to unearth the ancient aqueducts hidden
beneath the city of Naples, Italy.
The great and highly advanced Roman waterway system known as the
Aqueducts, are among the greatest achievements in the ancient world. The
Feb 22, 2000 ... Peter Aicher, author of "Guide to the Aqueducts of Ancient Rome," marvels at the
Romans' elegant civil engineering.
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 ...