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Confluentes
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[1] Modern Koblenz

Modern Koblenz, traffic node and commercial port, at the confluence (ad C.) of the Moselle and the Rhine, on the Mainz-Cologne road along the Rhine Valley and the routes leading from Trier over the Hunsrück mountains and Maifeld to the Rhine (CIL XVII 2,675). A straight pile frame bridge crossed the Rhine to Ehrenbreitenstein from 49 BC (dendrochronology [1]). The Moselle bridge with stone pillars on a pile fra…

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Dietz, Karlheinz (Würzburg) and Cüppers, Heinz (Trier), “Confluentes”, in: Brill’s New Pauly, Antiquity volumes edited by: Hubert Cancik and , Helmuth Schneider, English Edition by: Christine F. Salazar, Classical Tradition volumes edited by: Manfred Landfester, English Edition by: Francis G. Gentry. Consulted online on 18 July 2024 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1574-9347_bnp_e303980>
First published online: 2006
First print edition: 9789004122598, 20110510



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