Evidence of Roman occupation in the local area
The stone remains to this day and is found just a few hundred metres or so on the mountain side below Mortale. It provides us with the best evidence of Roman occupation in the locality. Although the road, which once connected Atina with Mount Attico, no longer exists, there are still visible tracks worn into flat stones showing clearly that carts would have travelled along this Roman route.
Although in Roman times, the current municipality of
In the 1st century BC, during the Roman Empire, the territory
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Roman Bridge near Casalattico
Pictures and Translation of Roman Stone below Mortale
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