Cornice Block with Relief Showing the Baptism of Pharaoh Period: Roman Period Date: A. Geography: Egypt, Cataract, Philae, Temple of Harendotes Medium: Sandstone Dimensions: top: h. 61 cm in); cm in) bo
A different tour of Rome: a city full of mistery and legend
Needless to say the first bathrooms were far from what we are used to in modern times, but the history of bathrooms is thousands of years old and can be traced to ancient Scotland. Around 8,000 B.C. inhabitants of the Orkney Islands built the first latrine-like plumbing systems for carrying wastes away from the home. A series of crude drains led from stone huts to streams, enabling people to relieve themselves indoors instead of outside. Archaeologists have discovered what some consider to…
Meelick and Victoria lock - The river at this point is wide and mysterious with islands, weirs, pools and streams. Meelick is a fascinating place. Take a morning and explore the Keelogue Battery, across the river from the quay. There is a Martello Tower on the island to the west of the canal leading to Victoria Lock. Meelick has the oldest Irish Roman Catholic church with continuous use since 1414 AD.
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