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The Aqueduct (shared, public)

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The Águas Livres Aqueduct (Portuguese: Aqueduto das Águas Livres, "Aqueduct of Free Waters") is a historic aqueduct in the city of Lisbon, Portugal. It is one of the most remarkable examples of 18th-century Portuguese engineering. The main course of the aqueduct covers 18 km, but the whole network of canals extends through nearly 58 km.

The city of Lisbon has always suffered from the lack of drinking water, and King John V decided to build an aqueduct to bring water from sources in the parish of Caneças, in the modern district of Odivelas. The project was paid for by a special sales tax on beef, olive oil, wine, and other products.


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GCA9CE Locationless (Reverse) Cache Ancient Aqueducts

GC1AK8B Multi-cache Da Selva ao Campo (Massamá)
  Final spot is near one of the aqueduct stations  

GC2025 Traditional Cache Entre a Cidade e a Floresta [Lisboa]
  A pretty good view of the main aqueduct bridge and also real close to some intermediary stations  

GCQ4KP Traditional Cache Mãe d'Água
  Cache is shamelessly close to the final stop of the Lisbon aqueduct  

GCHAX7 Virtual Cache Memories of Stone and Water [Lisboa]

GC17GR6 Traditional Cache Os aquedutos na quinta - TP77 [Caneças]
  Placed near the valley where the aqueduct stretches  

GC19MKN Unknown Cache Rei Midas
  Pretty impressive aqueduct structures near the end  

GCA3E6 Traditional Cache The Aqueduct [Lisboa]
  No comments :D  

GC2JDWT Traditional Cache The Aqueduct strikes back...

GCNKP3 Traditional Cache Waterworks

GC19JVD Traditional Cache Waterworks II
  The cache is all about the aqueduct and lies on a small portion of it  
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