Six years later,
following repairs, the aquaduct is watertight again, the rough ground
paved, and the river channelled between two walls.
In the distance is the section of motorway
viaduct (under construction) that collapsed in late 2005 with
Three of the aqueducts
are in the Rio Seco Valley. They are un-named and difficult to
This is number 3, the nearest to the town, and
I reached it six years ago after walking along the dry river bed
for over a mile.
My companion striding out ahead was a Dutchman.
The fifth, in the
centre of Almuñécar, was discovered during the recent
excavations of the Roman Baths.