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Face in the sand: British team unearths Roman amphitheatre at ancient port

Face in the sand: British team unearths Roman amphitheatre at ancient port | Portus | Scoop.it
British archaeologists have unearthed a major amphitheatre at an ancient port supplying Rome that may have played host to emperors such as Hadrian.
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This really is a Portus head!

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Marbles to Rome: The Movement of Monolithic Columns Across the Mediterranean

Marbles to Rome: The Movement of Monolithic Columns Across the Mediterranean | Portus | Scoop.it
Marbles to Rome: The Movement of Monolithic Columns Across the Mediterranean
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Becoming an Archaeologist - Finds in the Landscape

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Archaeological finds at Portus.

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Bing Cartes - itinéraires, trafic et conditions routières

Bing Cartes - itinéraires, trafic et conditions routières | Portus | Scoop.it
Affichez une carte interactive et calculez un itinéraire détaillé. Recherchez les détails du trafic, les conditions routières, les plans des rues, Multimap, les photos aériennes et les cartes satellite.
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Aerial view of Grandi Magazzini and Drasena rectangular basin.

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Cryptoporticus on the western façade of the Palazzo Imperiale at Portus, Italy

Animation of part of the laser scan model of the Cryptoporticus on the western façade of the Palazzo Imperiale at Portus, Italy. The Portus Project is directed…
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It's like you're really there!

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Plans, reconstructions, engravings

Plans, reconstructions, engravings | Portus | Scoop.it
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Ostia and Portus were close to each other, though Ostia was a river port and Portus was constructed as a maritime port.

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The Portus Project's albums on Flickr

The Portus Project's albums on Flickr | Portus | Scoop.it
Flickr is almost certainly the best online photo management and sharing application in the world. Show off your favorite photos and videos to the world, securely and privately show content to your friends and family, or blog the photos and videos you take with a cameraphone.
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Archaeology Data Service: Homepage

Archaeology Data Service: Homepage | Portus | Scoop.it

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A great site for British archeological stuff.

 

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Period2_02

Period2_02 | Portus | Scoop.it
Explore The Portus Project's photos on Flickr. The Portus Project has uploaded 556 photos to Flickr.
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Portus photos in the time of Severus.

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Stanford Digital Forma Urbis Romae Project Home

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Urban map of Rome in Septimus Severence's time.

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The excavations of Ostia Antica | Ostia Antica

The excavations of Ostia Antica | Ostia Antica | Portus | Scoop.it

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See the different types of marble coming thru the port.

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Simulation of the Portus harbour

Simulation of the harbour at Portus produced as part of the www.portusproject.org Animation by Gareth Beale (Archaeological Computing Research Group, University…
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From the Claudian basin past the Laterine baths and lighthouse to the Trajenic basin.

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Portus and the Empire under Trajan

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Great aeria views over the haxagonal basin 

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Bing Cartes - itinéraires, trafic et conditions routières

Bing Cartes - itinéraires, trafic et conditions routières | Portus | Scoop.it
Affichez une carte interactive et calculez un itinéraire détaillé. Recherchez les détails du trafic, les conditions routières, les plans des rues, Multimap, les photos aériennes et les cartes satellite.
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Aerial view of harbour of Leptis Magna.

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Bing Cartes - itinéraires, trafic et conditions routières

Bing Cartes - itinéraires, trafic et conditions routières | Portus | Scoop.it
Affichez une carte interactive et calculez un itinéraire détaillé. Recherchez les détails du trafic, les conditions routières, les plans des rues, Multimap, les photos aériennes et les cartes satellite.
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aerial map of Portus

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Maps and Plans - Archaeology of Portus: Exploring the Lost Harbour of Ancient Rome

Maps and Plans - Archaeology of Portus: Exploring the Lost Harbour of Ancient Rome | Portus | Scoop.it
Plans of the site, by period For the purposes of this course we will be using the following chronology: In week one we concentrate on the “Claudian” phase, also known as Period One on the Portus Project. This effectively stretches from the beginning of port construction in AD 42 until its inauguration under the Emperor Nero in AD 64. Download plan …
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Click to cycle thru the time periods.

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