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Pons Fabricius

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The Pons Fabricius is the oldest remaining Ancient Roman bridge in Rome, made of two arches supported by an elevated central base. Commissoned by Lucius Fabricius towards the end of Roman Republic in 62 BC and built on the southern bend of the Tiber river, this bridge connects the Campus Martius to Tiber Island, the location of the ancient…

Pons Fabricius

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The Pons Fabricius is the oldest Roman bridge in the city that still exists in its general original format. The bridge has two arches and connects the Campus Martius the Tiber Island (Isola Tiberina). The bridge was built in 62 BC and replaced a wooden bridge. This bridge has been an important connection to Tiber Island because the land has…