1608 – surprizing Athos: a ‘new’ aqueduct near Iviron!

Every now and then I discover “new” objects on the Holy Mountain. My good friend Jan Paul ten Bruggencate (83)visited Athos last May and he sent me this picture of this beautiful aqueduct, that can be found about one kilometer frond the Iviron monastery.

Iviron aquaduct Athos Mei 2014 JPtBI wonder where this aqueduct exactly is….(photo Jan Paul ten Bruggencate)

Wim, 1/7

Athos Mei 2014 042Athos Mei 2014 043Athos Mei 2014 044More pictures of Jan Paul ten Bruggencate 2/7/2014

(from 3 to 27 July I will be visiting Italy, hopefully I will have chance to make pictures of the Byzantine mosaics in Ravenna)

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3 Responses to 1608 – surprizing Athos: a ‘new’ aqueduct near Iviron!

  1. fremaki says:

    Hello Wim,

    Do you happen to have the GPS coordinates of that bridge ?


  2. athosweblog says:

    Jan Paul replied:
    Wat het aquaduct betreft, ligt dit ongeveer 800 á 1000 m. westelijk van Iviron. Op de kaart van Zwerger staat er een stippellijntje loodrecht op de kust het binnenland in.
    Sorry geen GPS gegevens dus!

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