Archaeologists Discover Main Aqueduct of Ancient Odessos during Rescue Excavations in Bulgaria’s Varna

April 29, 2015

Bulgarian archaeologists have discovered the main aqueduct which brought water into the Ancient Thracian, Greek, and Roman city of Odessos (Odessus), the predecessor of today’s Black Sea city of Varna, during the Late Antiquity period.

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Studies on the North Fortress Wall and Masonry Plumbing of Late Antique Odessos

July 23, 2014

On the territory ofOdessos’archaeological reserve rescuearchaeologicalfieldwork werecarried out. The main goal of the research was to trace and study the Northern late antique wallofOdessosand masonryplumbingthat supplied the citywithdrinking water. The excavations we are about to present are sequel, in south-east direction, of a field work that took place a decade ago and revealed asection ofthe city wall, west from the excavations we are commenting now, and anattached water tankwith a piece ofwater main.

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