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« Reply #20 on: February 18, 2010, 12:41:03 PM »

FDaray,  kadtong picture  sa  Cornalvo  Dam, Spain  naapil  lang  sa  topic   nga  dam. Akong gi-research  and   title  sa  picture ....

 " Spain is a country with a long and glorious history of irrigation development. The Cornalvo Dam, 23.2
m, was built during the Roman times and is still in use. The importance of water for irrigation was
recognised as early as the second half of the 7th century when Fuero Juzgo (the promulgated Spanish
Code) described water as the very "blood and life" of the fields of Spain. The first systematic irrigation"
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« Reply #21 on: February 18, 2010, 12:47:16 PM »
Here's  more...
Cornalvo Dam
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Cornalvo Dam

Roman Cornalvo dam in Spain
Impounds Albarregas (Guadiana basin)
Locale Badajoz province, Extremadura, Spain
Length 194.0
Height 28.0
Width (at base) 26.0
Opening date 1st–2nd c.
The Cornalvo Dam is a Roman gravity dam in Badajoz province, Extremadura, Spain, dating to the 1st or 2nd century AD. The earth dam with stone cladding on the water face is still in use.[1]

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^ Arenillas & Castillo 2003
[edit] References
Arenillas, Miguel; Castillo, Juan C. (2003), "Dams from the Roman Era in Spain. Analysis of Design Forms (with Appendix)", 1st International Congress on Construction History [20th–24th January] (Madrid), http://www.traianvs.net/textos/presas_in.htm#_ednref4 
[edit] Further reading
Aranda Gutiérrez, Fernando (2006), Las presas de abastecimiento en el marco de la ingeniería hidráulica romana. Los casos de Proserpina y Cornalbo, http://traianus.rediris.es/pdfs/presas03.pdf 
Hodge, A. Trevor (1992), Roman Aqueducts & Water Supply, London: Duckworth, pp. 89f., ISBN 0-7156-2194-7 
Schnitter, Niklaus (1978), "Römische Talsperren", Antike Welt 8 (2): 25–32 (29) 
Smith, Norman (1971), A History of Dams, London: Peter Davies, pp. 43f., ISBN 0432150900 
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« Reply #22 on: February 18, 2010, 12:49:57 PM »
And  that same  picture  appeared  on  the   article..

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« Reply #23 on: February 21, 2010, 08:51:16 AM »

Agree with you m'am Inday.  Dili tanang resulta aneng mga search engines tinuod.  A simple right click and see for the related link will help in identifying the images.

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« Reply #24 on: February 21, 2010, 12:12:16 PM »
inday...., sorry for posting a wrong pictures. I have not gone to the place.
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« Reply #25 on: February 21, 2010, 05:57:25 PM »
That's  okay  FDaray,  I  have  learned something  from  it  anyway....



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