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a Pleiades place resource

Creators: Jr., F.H. Stanley, R.C. Knapp
Contributors: R. Talbert, Ryan Horne, R. Warner, Jeffrey Becker, Sean Gillies, Tom Elliott
Copyright © The Contributors. Sharing and remixing permitted under terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License (cc-by).
Last modified Jul 10, 2020 10:54 AM History
The Roman dam at Cornalvo is a gravity dam that dates to the first or second century AD. The earthen dam and its stone cladding remain in use. The site is a part of the Archaeological Ensemble of Mérida, a UNESCO World Heritage site.

Base map by Ryan M. Horne for Pleiades and the Ancient World Mapping Center (ancient terrain after the Barrington Atlas). Map interaction design and implementation by Sean Gillies, David Glick, Alec Mitchell, and Tom Elliott for Pleiades.

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dam, dike, levee, reservoir, hafir

Barrington Atlas: BAtlas 26 D2 Cornalvo

The Barrington Atlas Directory notes: Cornalvo, reservoir

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Jr., F.H. Stanley, R.C. Knapp, R. Talbert, Ryan Horne, R. Warner, Jeffrey Becker, Sean Gillies, and Tom Elliott, 'Cornalvo: a Pleiades place resource', Pleiades: A Gazetteer of Past Places, 2020 <> [accessed: 13 August 2020]

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