Sacred Topography of Ancient Roman Town Revealed By Groundbreaking GPR

June 8, 2020 - General
A slice of ground penetrating radar data from Falerii Novi, revealing the outlines of the town’s buildings; Falerii Novi temple; GPR system.            Source: L. Verdonck / Antiquity Publications

Historians, architects, and archaeologists have long clashed over the way in which Roman towns and cities developed, largely because evidence of ancient urbanization is restricted to excavations at a handful of extensively investigated sites, such as Pompeii and Ostia. 

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