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Tarragona aqueduct

  1. 1. Tarragona aCueduct<br />
  2. 2. Index<br />Where is it.........................................3<br />Whenwasitbuild................................4<br />Description........................................5<br />Otherconstructions..............................6<br />Pictures............................................7<br />What do youthing................................8<br />Otherimformation...............................9<br />Bibliography......................................10<br />
  3. 3. Where is it?<br />The acueduct is in Tarragona, theoldcity of Tarracoan important city for the Romans. The Acueduct of Les Ferreres is a Roman acueduct in Catalonia, built to supply water to the ancient city of Tarraco. The aqueduct is located 4 kilometers north of Tarragona, in the community of Catalonia. The acueduct was added to the UNESCO's list of World heritage Sites in 2000.<br />
  4. 4. Whenwasitbuild?<br />The acueduct was build on the first century a.C in the Augustus emperador time. All the estructure was build in opus Quadratum a tipe of rocks.<br />
  5. 5. Description<br />Romans used it to transport the water city from the mountains to the city. They are big and very long constructions. Romans did a great invention because when they began to build aqueducts they facilitated the transport of water and people could live better.<br />
  6. 6. Other constructions: SPAIN<br />Acueduct of Segòvia<br />Roman aqueduct of Albarracín<br />
  7. 7. More aqueducts in spain<br />Aqueduct Los Arcos <br />(Teruel)<br />Aqueduct de Alcazar<br />
  8. 8. Aqueducts arround the world<br />Aqueduct of Valence <br />(Turkey)<br />
  9. 9. What do you thing?<br />We thing this is a great construction because they can transport the water very easily. Of this form you haven’t go to the river to find water, you can have water in the city.<br />
  10. 10. Other information<br />Acueductpont du gard<br />(France)<br />
  11. 11. Otherinformation<br />Acueduct of Santiago de Querétaro (Mexico)<br />
  12. 12. bibliography<br />http://es.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acueductos_de_Roma#Aqua_Appia<br />http://www.google.es/imghp?hl=es&tab=wi<br />http://www.ritmodominicano.com/wiki.php?title=Acueducto_Los_Arcos_(Teruel)<br />http://ca.wikipedia.org/wiki/Aq%C3%BCeducte_de_les_Ferreres<br />http://www.xtec.es/~sgiralt/labyrinthus/roma/urbs/aquaeductus.htm<br />http://www.portalplanetasedna.com.ar/acueductos.htm<br />
  13. 13. THE END<br />

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