| George Clarke (F.S.A.) - 1832
...fountains. It is calculated by M. Rendelet that the nine aqueducts described by Frontinus furnished Rome **with a supply of water equal to that carried down...deep, flowing at the rate of thirty inches a second.** This would be upwards of one million and a half cubic feet of water every hour. We may well agree with... | |
| William Clarke (architect.) - 1836
...fountains. It is calculated by M. Rendelet that the nine aqueducts described by Frontinus furnished Rome **with a supply of water equal to that carried down...deep, flowing at the rate of thirty inches a second.** This would be upwards of one million and a half cubic feet of water every hour. We may well agree with... | |
| William Clarke (architect.) - 1836
...fountains. It is calculated by M. Rendelet that the nine aqueducts described by Frontinus furnished Rome, **with a supply of water equal to that carried down...deep, flowing at the rate of thirty inches a second.** This would be upwards of one million and a half cubic feet of water every hour. We may well agree with... | |
| 1859 - 1293 Seiten
...aed fama celebrata opera Graecontm." It has been calculated that these nine aqueducts famished Rome **with a supply of water equal to that carried down by a river thirty feet broad by** fix deep, flowing at the rate of thirty inches a second. There was also another aqueduct, not AQCAKDUCTUS.... | |
| Hodder Michael Westropp - 1867 - 458 Seiten
...Novus, the lower the Aqua Claudia. It has been calculated that these nine aqueducts furnished Rome **with a supply of water equal to that carried down...deep, flowing at the rate of thirty inches a second.** These magnificent and useful works of the ancient Romans were not confined to the capital alone. Constructions... | |
| William Henry Davenport Adams - 1871 - 307 Seiten
...has been calculated that the volume of the water with which they supplied Rome was equal to that of **a river thirty feet broad by six deep, flowing at the rate of thirty inches a second.** 10. The Aqua Crabrn was at one time brought into the Circus Maximus ; but its water was of so inferior... | |
| William Smith - 1873 - 1293 Seiten
...sal fuma celeltrala opera Graecorum." It has been calculated that these nine aqueducts furnished Rome **with a supply of water equal to that carried down...by six deep, flowing at the rate of thirty inches a** Kcoud. There was also another aqueduct, not reckoned with the nine, because its waters were no longer... | |
| William Smith - 1890 - 2125 Seiten
...calculated that these nine aqueducts furnished Rome with a supply of water equal to that carried down by » **river thirty feet broad by six deep, flowing at the rate of thirty inches a second.** The total irater supplyof Rome has been estimated at 332,306,624 gallons a day, or, taking the population... | |
| John Bagnell Bury - 1893 - 638 Seiten
...wonderful in the whole world." It has been estimated that the water supplied by these nine aqueducts was **"equal to that carried down by a river, thirty feet...deep, flowing at the rate of thirty inches a second,"** and that if the population of Rome was a million, the supply was equivalent to 332 gallons a head daily.*... | |
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