More Roman Road Uncovered in Aix en Provence
Contributor blog post by Aixcentric:
It’s so fascinating that every time people start digging in Aix, they come up with remains from Roman times. And the latest to be uncovered is 50 metres of road near to the hospital.
There is to be a new car-park for the hospital and a bus lane on ave Philippe Solari, and the archaeologists started work on July 11th, ahead of the diggers, despite desert-like conditions of extreme heat.…Continue reading here for details on this stunning historical discovery a significant (and well used) Roman road that dates from some time between the 1st and 3rd centuries AD.