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  • 17, II), the Hernici in the Trerus valley, Satricum and Glanica in the Pomptine marshes.
  • At Forum Appii it entered the Pomptine Marshes; that this portion (19 m.
  • Of the Pomptine Marshes.
  • The presence of the former was due to the fact that it was the starting-point of a canal which ran parallel to the road through the Pomptine Marshes, and was used instead of it at the time of Strabo and Horace (see APPIA, VIA).
  • Its position, at the point where the Volscian Hills reach the coast, leaving no space for passage between them and the sea, commanding the Pomptine Marshes (urbs pron g in paludes, as Livy calls it) and possessing a small harbour, was one of great strategic importance; and it thus appears very early in Roman history.

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