Porta Caelimontana
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache
N 41° 53.138 E 012° 29.690
33T E 292149 N 4640113
Quick Description: This gate is also known as the Arch of Dolabella and is in fact one of the gates of the Republican wall, which surrounded Rome from the fourth century BCE.
Location: Lazio, Italy
Date Posted: 7/30/2007 11:37:00 AM
Waymark Code: WM1XZ4
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member silverquill
Views: 47

Long Description:
The travertine part, however, was reconstructed by the consuls of the year 10 CE, Publius Cornelius Dolabella and Gaius Junius Silanus.

The brick upper parts of this monument was the substructure of the Aqua Claudia, an aqueduct to serve Nero's Golden House, built after 64.
Most Relevant Historical Period: Roman Empire > 27 B.C.

Admission Fee: Free

Opening days/times:
24 x 7

Web Site: [Web Link]

Condition: Completely intact or reconstructed

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