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  • Its line is followed closely by the modern highroad and railway.
  • A branch from this road ran to Olbia (followed closely by the modern highroad and railway also), and was perhaps the main line of communication, though the itineraries state that the road from Carales to Olbia ran through the centre of the island by Biora, Valentia, Sorabile (near Fonni) and Caput Thyrsi.
  • VIA LABICANA, an ancient highroad of Italy, leading E.S.E.
  • The modern highroad follows the ancient line, and remains of the 1 It is important to note how the Romans followed up every victory with a road.
  • It serves as a coaling station for men-of-war and as a highroad to Abyssinia.