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|The Arch of Titus is a Pentelic marble triumphal arch with a single arched opening, located on the Via Sacra just to the south-east of the Forum in Rome. It was constructed by the emperor Domitian shortly after the death of his brother Titus (born AD 41, emperor 79-81), commemorating the capture and sack of Jerusalem in 70, which effectively terminated the Jewish War begun in 66 (although the R...||11/17/2006||309|
|The Bucharest Ring is a street circuit in the Romanian capital city of Bucharest.|
Designed by famed track designer Hermann Tilke, the circuit is in the city centre, and has the Palace of the Parliament in its infield.
It was announced in September 2010 that the circuit will host a round of the Auto GP championship in July 2011, with the event becoming known as the ...
|The National Theatre Bucharest was founded in 1852 and it became a national institution in 1864 by a decree of Mihail Kogălniceanu.|
Its first building was destroyed during the bombardment of Bucharest during the World War II and the new building has been in use since 1973. The new building is located about half a kilometer away at University Square, in a complex that also includes t...
|Next to the main ringroad of Bucharest, about to be swallowed by Progress, lies what seems a lot like the fortifications you also find in Holland (for example Naarden ||07/08/2008||559|
|Marble Arch is a white Carrara marble monument.Only members of the royal family and the King's Troop, Royal Horse Artillery are allowed to pass through the arch.|
|The Euston Arch was the original entrance to Euston station in Central London. Designed by architect Philip Hardwick, it was inspired by Roman architecture, following Hardwick's trip to Italy in 1818-19. The 'Propylaeum' or Doric arch (1837) of stone pillars and iron gating, 70 feet high, was designed for the London and Birmingham Railway, mirroring Curzon Street Station at the other end of th...||03/15/2006||305|
|(portuguese: Arco da Porta Nova) is an arch in Sé, Braga, Portugal.|
The arch decorates the western gate of the medieval wall. It was opened in 1512 and was the place where the keys of the city were given.
The actual arch is a combination of baroque and neoclassic styles, was designed by architect André Soares and built in 1772 - 1773.
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With the intentions of cutting the railroad lines connecting Bucharest and Ploesti, the Air Force again assigned the Chitila Marshalling Yard at Bucharest to the Group as a target. As has been the case on many of the missions which Colonel Glantzberg had led, poor weather hindered the success of the mission. A great deal of bad weather was experienced en route to th...
|The Ceausescu Palace in Bucharest is the 2nd largest building in sqm (1st: Pentagon). Unfortunately this area offers not the best resolution.||07/29/2005||575|
|The Arch of Ctesiphon, just outside Baghdad, part of a palace built by Sasanian kings in the sixth century AD.||08/22/2005||451|
|The Causey Arch is a bridge near Stanley in County Durham. It is the world’s oldest surviving railway bridge.|
It was built in 1725-26 by architect Ralph Wood, funded by a conglomeration of coal-owners known as the "Grand Allies" (founded by Colonel Liddell and the Hon. Charles Montague). Two tracks crossed the Arch — one to take coal to the River Tyne, and the other for the retur...
|The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier (Romanian: Mormântul Soldatului Necunoscut) is a monument located in Bucharest, dedicated to the soldiers who died while fighting for Romania. It is one of many such national tombs.|
It was built in 1923 to commemorate the Romanians who died during World War I.