Measured drawings of the Aqueduct of Vanvitelli (or Caroline Aqueduct), Valle di Maddaloni, near Caserta: plans of the arcades of each storey and elevation of the south facade

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RIBApix ref no RIBA85983
Architect/DesignerVanvitelli, Luigi (1700-1773)
Artist/PhotographerHardwick, Thomas (1752-1829)
CityValle di Maddaloni
Subject Date1769
Image Date1778
Library ReferenceSB55/4(1)
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This aqueduct was constructed to bring water to the royal palace at Caserta. It was 38 km long, largely underground. The 'bridge' segment illustrated here is some 529 metres long and is 7 km from Caserta.

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