They Built The Roads

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A meticulously researched map of the 250,000 mile Roman road system (created from 300BC and stretching from Iraq and North Africa to Spain and Britain) presented in subway schematic form by geographer Sasha Trubetskoy

EXPLORE: Roman Roads

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11 thoughts on “They Built The Roads

    1. paul

      apart from the gold mine at Avoca, Ireland didn’t exist in the Roman’s mind. Too far out and too full of weirdness.

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  1. scottser

    …and there’s panic on the streets of luguvalium, eblana, alectum, petuaria
    i wonder to myself…

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