"Aqueduct"

Discussion in 'Scenic, Architecture, and Travel' started by NickCyprus, Feb 27, 2016.

  1. NickCyprus

    NickCyprus Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Oct 11, 2012
    Cyprus
    Nick
    aqueduct
    ˈakwɪdʌkt/
    noun

    1. 1.
      a bridge or viaduct carrying a waterway over a valley or other gap.
    Aqueduct - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    There's a much bigger one in that city (which is the usual sightseeing) but I decided to visit this smaller one on Sunday morning and took some shots of it:

    24666246344_1ddd7622ff_b. DSC08850 by Nick Corrado, on Flickr


    24929168059_64aa093315_b. DSC08851 by Nick Corrado, on Flickr


    24867394629_572024031b_b. DSC08847 by Nick Corrado, on Flickr


    25178428142_963d10e6ca_b. DSC08852 by Nick Corrado, on Flickr


    24717686054_0cd4f30286_b. DSC08854-2 by Nick Corrado, on Flickr
     
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  2. WT21

    WT21 TalkEmount Top Veteran Subscribing Member

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    Aug 7, 2011
    Is this on Cyprus? Someplace else?
     
  3. WoodWorks

    WoodWorks Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Dec 12, 2012
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    David
    Cool, Nick. I think I like he last one best. Now, about that horizon... ;)
     
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  4. davect01

    davect01 Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Aug 20, 2011
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    Dave
    Neat

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  5. Hawkman

    Hawkman TalkEmount All-Pro

    Sep 10, 2013
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    Steve
    Built to last.


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  6. NickCyprus

    NickCyprus Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Oct 11, 2012
    Cyprus
    Nick
    Yup, Cyprus ;)
     
  7. NickCyprus

    NickCyprus Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Oct 11, 2012
    Cyprus
    Nick
    Thanks. And yeah, totally missed that horizon :(
     
  8. bdbits

    bdbits TalkEmount Top Veteran

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    Sep 10, 2015
    Bob
    Interesting.

    I wonder if there are any old aqueducts still in use anywhere? The photos I see they are always dry.