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Summary

Roman water-powered stone sawmill at Hierapolis

Class:

  • Workshop or industry
  • visible
  • Location uncertain
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Hierapolis [Pamukkale]

OmnesViae import TPPlace2182

Hierapolis Museum, Pamukkale

Hierapolis Museum, Pamukkale

Church with Pillars at Hierapolis [Pamukkale]

Vth century Christian sanctuary

Hierapolis Baths

Hierapolis Baths

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

See:

  1. J. Seig "Water-powered Stone Saws in Late Antiquity. The Precondition for Industrialisation?", in Wiplinger, G., Cura Aquarum in Ephesos. Proceedings of the 12th Int. Congress on the History of Water Management and Hydraulic Engineering in the Mediterranean Region, Ephesus/Selçuk, Turkey, October 2-10, 2004, Vol. 1, Babesch suppl. 12, Leiden: Peeters 2006, pp. 383–390