Via Appia


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Via Appia:

see Appian WayAppian Way
, Lat. Via Appia, most famous of the Roman roads, built (312 B.C.) under Appius Claudius Caecus. It connected Rome with Capua and was later extended to Beneventum (now Benevento), Tarentum (Taranto), and Brundisium (Brindisi).
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ancient system of highways linking Rome with its provinces. Their primary purpose was military, but they also were of great commercial importance and brought the distant provinces in touch with the capital.
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Thus, epigraphic evidence supports the fact that Venosa was deeply involved in trading along the Via Appia. Most of the inscriptions derive from the fourth century; open-air cemeteries began to be preferred by the fifth century.
419 6 August Romae in cimiterio Calesti via Appia natale Syxti episcopi et martyris(28) DIONYSIUS: p.
Rasch has previously studied the dome in Roman architecture, and was responsible for the major study of the larger and more complex Maxentius Mausoleum on the Via Appia, so the project is in safe hands.
As he sneaked out through the Via Appia, Peter met Jesus walking in the opposite direction.
Granting of the Equestrian Center City site in Via Appia Monterosso-City of Abano Terme (PD).
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