Roman Bridge, Pont Flavien

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Carole Raddato
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published on 11 January 2016

The Roman bridge at in Saint-Chamas (France), so called-Pont Flavien, built in the late 1st century CE across the River Touloubre. The name “Flavien” refers to a local Roman-Gaul aristocrat called Lucius Donnius Flavius, and an inscription on the bridge itself states that it was built at his instigation.



About the Author

Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

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