Things you did not know about Pompeii. Mount Vesuvius was responsible for the destruction of the city of Pompeii in 79 AD. Most everyone has heard one story or another about arguably the most well-known volcanic eruption in history, but how many of you know what really happened on that fateful day in Pompeii

Things Most People Don't Know About Pompeii

Things you did not know about Pompeii. Mount Vesuvius was responsible for the destruction of the city of Pompeii in 79 AD. Most everyone has heard one story or another about arguably the most well-known volcanic eruption in history, but how many of you know what really happened on that fateful day in Pompeii

Interesting Facts about Pompeii - It was completely ruined and destroyed on an August morning in 79 AD, due to the pyroclastic flows from Mount Vesuvius, which is 8 miles away. Located near Naples in the volcanic region of Campania, it is an archaeological site that was hidden below about 20 feet of volcanic debris until 1599. Once excavation started in the mid-18th century, the world came to know more about ancient Rome, its culture, beliefs.

Interesting Facts about Pompeii - It was completely ruined and destroyed on an August morning in 79 AD, due to the pyroclastic flows from Mount Vesuvius, which is 8 miles away. Located near Naples in the volcanic region of Campania, it is an archaeological site that was hidden below about 20 feet of volcanic debris until 1599. Once excavation started in the mid-18th century, the world came to know more about ancient Rome, its culture, beliefs.

Twenty-one German soldiers found entombed in a perfectly preserved World War One shelter have been discovered 94 years after they were killed.  Likened to a modern day Pompeii.

German soldiers preserved in World War I shelter discovered after nearly 100 years

Twenty-one German soldiers found entombed in a perfectly preserved World War One shelter have been discovered 94 years after they were killed. Likened to a modern day Pompeii.

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Mount Vesuvius Remains The Onl is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Things Most People Don't Know About Pompeii

Things Most People Don't Know About Pompeii

Mount Vesuvius Remains The Onl is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Things Most People Don't Know About Pompeii

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