Pont du Gard — a World Heritage Site

A World Heritage Site in southern France, this aqueduct bridge was built during the Roman occupation around the beginning of the Christian Era. Because of the passage of time, only partial lengths of Roman aqueducts remain in various states of repair throughout Great Britain and Europe, wherever the Roman Army occupied the land. It is [...]

Cleaning Regent’s Canal

Regent's Canal.  Located just north of central London, Regent's Canal links the Paddington Arm of the Grand Union Canal to the Limehouse Basin and the River Thames in east London. Here, a portion of the Canal is undergoing some long-needed cleaning.  Since the 1700's, France and England led the world in Canal construction using substantially [...]