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Roman aqueduct - Wikipedia
The Romans constructed numerous aqueducts throughout the Empire in order to bring water from often distant sources into cities and towns, supplying public ... More »


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 ...


Sep 1, 2012 ... Qanats were present throughout the ancient world from Egypt to China. ... Interestingly, Roman aqueducts were also protected by law and no ...


Feb 22, 2000 ... Peter Aicher, author of "Guide to the Aqueducts of Ancient Rome," marvels at the Romans' elegant civil engineering.


Information about ancient Roman aqueducts, how they were built and their various uses in Rome.


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 ...


OF ALL the feats of ancient engineering, Roman aqueducts are among the most remarkable. “With such an array of indispensable structures carrying so many ...


History of the Ancient Roman Aqueducts The first water supply to Rome was via the River Tiber and local natural springs. However the population of Rome ...


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 running ...