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Portus - 16 Porta Marina

This structure is situated between the buildings along sides VI and I of the hexagon. Lanciani called it Porta Marina, which can at present not be verified. There is a long north-south running corridor, 9 metres wide. The masonry has been dated to the reign of Septimius Severus. The structure was incorporated in the city wall.


[jthb - 5-May-2009]