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|The ┴guas Livres Aqueduct, "Aqueduct of the Free Waters", is a historic aqueduct in the city of Lisbon, Portugal. It is one of the most remarkable examples of 18th-century Portuguese engineering. The main course of the aqueduct covers 18 km, but the whole network of canals extends through nearly 58 km.
The city of Lisbon has always suffered from the lack of drinking water, and King John V...
|Black and white vertical aerial photograph taken by the RAF on 11/05/1951 centred on SJ27194183 at a scale of 1:10000. The photograph includes Pontcysyllte Aqueduct as well as part of Llangollen Rural community in Wrexham.||10/30/2008||261|
|It is the exhibition of the Acqua Felice. It was inaugurated in 1587 with the aqueduct, finished under Sisto V. It is the first water exhibition of modern Rome.||12/06/2006||272|
|Aqueduct carrying the Union Canal over the M8.||09/17/2005||326|
|Mittelland Canal (near Minden), after 8th Air Force attack on 26th Ocotober 1944. Five barges were washed through the 80-feet breach in embankment cut by 851-ton load. Canal and adjected aqueduct were both drained. More barges are seen stranded on canal bottom.||03/09/2009||2,182|
|This siding served the CONDEC plant (former ALCO tank test track) on Hillside Avenue in Schenectady, New York. It was abandoned over 20 years ago, but its path is still easy to follow. The factory still exists and makes school busses.|
This railroad was part of the New York Central's Troy & Schenectady branch. The T&S was part of the original New York Central system formed in 1853...
|One of several water tanks and balancing reservoirs built as part of a massive engineering project to improve water supply between North Wales and Liverpool. Norton Water Tank is one feature of a water supply system that includes the Vyrnwy Dam and aqueduct. At 650,000 gallons capacity, it is not the largest of the works -- that honour goes to the tank at Malpas, which can contain 4.5 million g...||01/21/2007||388|
|In Kassel Wilhelmsh÷he you find a gigantic waterpark, the Kasseler Kaskaden. |
When the waterplay runs 350.000 liters of water flows down in a difference of high of 80 meters. The totally length of 400 meters.
It was constructed between 1792 and 1793 by Karl Steinh÷fer and begin at the Herkules tower on top of the hill.
From the Herkules is a 250 mete...
|The General George S. Patton Memorial Museum of Chiriaco Summit, California is a museum erected in tribute to General George S. Patton on the site of the entrance of Camp Young, part of the Desert Training Center of World War II.|
Exhibits include a large collection of tanks used in World War II and the Korean War, as well as memorabilia from Patton's life and career, especially i...
|Segontium is a Roman auxiliary fort, located on the outskirts of Caernarfon in Gwynedd, north Wales.|
It probably takes its name from the nearby River Seiont, and may be related to the Segontiaci, a British tribe mentioned by Julius Caesar. The fort was founded by Agricola in 77 or 78 AD after he had conquered the Ordovices. It was the main Roman fort in North Wales and was design...