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Portus - 1 Communication channel

This north-south running channel connects the harbour basins with the Fossa Traiana. It probably already formed part of the Claudian harbour, as did the Fossa Traiana. A plan of Labacco from 1567 shows two bridges over this channel, but whether these really existed has been doubted, even though Labacco provides several measurements.


[jthb - 3-May-2009]