"Quarried Armament" Castel Sant'Angelo Tip by mrclay2000

Castel Sant'Angelo, Rome: 146 reviews and 289 photos

  cannon on castle ramparts, Castel Sant'Angelo
by mrclay2000

Some of the metal from Rome's most famous buildings (the Pantheon and the Coliseum and others) was stripped away from their original locations and melted down to make armaments for immediate installation in the Castel Sant'Angelo. Some of the cannon you see here may be made from centuries-old furnishings.

Address: Lungotevere Castello, 50, 00186 Roma, Italy
Directions: Off Piazza Adriana or the St. Angelo Bridge
Phone: +39 06 681 9111
Website: http://www.roma2000.it/zmusange.html

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  • Written Feb 25, 2003
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