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Pompeii’s “excellent” drains to be brought back into service after 2,300 years

Pompeii’s “excellent” drains to be brought back into service after 2,300 years Pompeii’s ancient drainage system is in such good condition that it is set to be put back into active service, despite being built almost 2,300 years ago. A 1,500ft stretch of tunnels underneath some of the famed Italian city’s most iconic structures was originally built to drain water downhill away from Pompeii’s centre. Analysis of the tunnels revealed they had been almost untouched for millennia and the complex…

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