Filocalus Chronography of 354
 
Chronography of 354
Furius Dionysius Filocalus
 
According to Frontinus the aqueducts served 591 lacus (or major delivery points) and each on average delivered cubic meters of water per day. Bruun estimates that each delivery point served on average 900 individuals. This computes to a per capita water use of liters per day. 1,200 cisterns total
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Total 1601 6.4 5:20
Chapters 16
Pages per chapter .4 :41
1 Porta Capena.
Special buildings
1 Temple of Honour and Virtue
2 fountain dedicated to the muses
3 Lake of Prometheus
4 Baths of Torquatus and Vespasian
5 Severian and Commodian hot baths
6 Parks of Apollo and Splenis
7 District connected with cloth-making
8 Place where imperial carriages were kept
9 Baths of T. Flavius Abascantus (freedman of Domitian) and S. Petronius Mamertinus (praetorian prefect 139-1AD)
10 public square where private carriages might be left (banned in Rome itself)
11 Temples of Mars and Minerva and Tempest
12 river Almo
13 Arches of the deified Verus Parthicus and deified Trajan and Drusus
Types of structures
1 Streets 10
2 Shrines 10
3 Vicomagistrates 48
4 Curatores 2
5 Apartments 3250
6 Houses 120
7 Grain warehouses 16
8 Bath houses 86
9 Cisterns 81/87
10 Bakeries/mills 20
11 Circumference in paces 12211/12.74=9.0Km 5.18.
 
2 Caelimontium.
temple of Claudius
The great food-market
brothels
cave of the Cyclops
5th cohort of watchmen
barracks of soldiers temporarily in Rome
the Head of Africa
the sacred tree
the house of Philip
Victilian house
gladiators' pre-morning warm-up area
place where armour of dead gladiators was removed (Seneca Ad Lucil. 93:1Hist. August. Commodus 18:19:.
gladiator first-aid station
The Golden Flake (= a lodge of Nero's Golden House)
1 Streets 7
2 Shrines 7
3 Vicomagistrates 48
4 Curatores 2
5 Apartments 3,600
6 Houses 127
7 Grain warehouses 27
8 Bath houses 85
9 Cisterns 65
10 Bakeries/mills 15
11 Circumference in paces 12,200
 
3 Isis and Serapis.
Mint
amphitheatre with 87000 seats
House of Brutius Praesens (AD 180)
the principal supplier of theatrical goods
the lake of the shepherds
schools of quaestors and caplatores (olive-press labourers).
Titian and Trajanic hot bathhouses
Portico of Livia 
barracks of sailors detached from the fleet at Misenum to work in the amphitheatre
1 Streets 12
2 Shrines 12
3 Vicomagistrates 48
4 Curatores 2
5 Apartments 2,757
6 Houses 60/160
7 Grain warehouses
8 Bath houses 80
9 Cisterns 65
10 Bakeries/mills 16
11 Circumference in paces 12,350
 
4 Templum Pacis.
Apsidal gate containing spoils of Jerusalem
park of Vulcan
golden trumpet
Statue of Apollo in the Sandalarian vicus
temple of Earth
Chartarian grain warehouse
Possibly a gate with two altars 
The colossal statue feet high.  On its head are 7 rays each feet long.
sweating cone
temple of Rome and Venus
temple of Jupiter Statoris
sacred way
new/Constantinian basilica
 temple of Faustina
 basilica of Paul
market of passers-through
Subura
bath-house of Daphne Streets 8
Shrines 8
Vicomagistrates 48
Curatores 2
Apartments 2757
Houses 88
Grain warehouses 18
Bath houses 65/75
Cisterns 71/78
Bakeries/mills 15
Circumference in paces 13000
1 Streets 7
2 Shrines 7
3 Vicomagistrates 48
4 Curatores 2
5 Apartments 3,600
6 Houses 127
7 Grain warehouses 27
8 Bath houses 85
9 Cisterns 65
10 Bakeries/mills 15
11 Circumference in paces 12,200
 
5 Esquiliae.
1 Orpheus Lake
2 Livian food-market
3 nympheum of the deified Alexander
4 2nd cohort of watchmen
5 temple of Hercules Sulla
6 Palatine gardens
7 Military theatre (amphitheatrum castrensem)
8 temple of Minerva the healer
9 temple of patrician Isis Streets 15
Shrines 15
Vicomagistrates 48
Curatores 2
Apartments 3750
Houses 180
Grain warehouses 22
Bath houses 75
Cisterns 74
Bakeries/mills 15
Circumference in paces 15600
1 Streets 7
2 Shrines 7
3 Vicomagistrates 48
4 Curatores 2
5 Apartments 3,600
6 Houses 127
7 Grain warehouses 27
8 Bath houses 85
9 Cisterns 65
10 Bakeries/mills 15
11 Circumference in paces 12,200
 
6 Alta Semita.
temple of Safety and Serapis
 temple of Flora
 ancient Capitol
statue of Mamurus
temple of the god Quirinus
 wicked Carthaginian
Salustian gardens
 temple of the Flavian gens
The Diocletian and Constantinian hot bath house 
3rd cohort of watchmen / The praetorian barracks
 Ten Taverns
white hens
white park Streets 17
Shrines 17
Vicomagistrates 48
Curatores 2
Apartments 3403
Houses 146
Grain warehouses 18
Bath houses 75
Cisterns 73
Bakeries/mills 16
Circumference in paces 15700 castra praandoria
1 Streets 7
2 Shrines 7
3 Vicomagistrates 48
4 Curatores 2
5 Apartments 3,600
6 Houses 127
7 Grain warehouses 27
8 Bath houses 85
9 Cisterns 65
10 Bakeries/mills 15
11 Circumference in paces 12,200
 
7 Via Lata.
 lake of Ganymede
1st cohort of watchmen
new arch
nympheum of Jupiter
 Caprarian shrine
Park of Agrippa
temple of the Sun and barracks for the urban cohort
Gypsian and Constantinian portico
 temple of the two new Hopes and Fortunes
horse of Tiridates king of Armenia
Swine market
Largian gardens
Tame animals
perforated stone Streets 15
Shrines 15
Vicomagistrates 48
Curatores 2
Apartments 3805
Houses 120
Grain warehouses 25
Bath houses 75
Cisterns 76
Bakeries/mills 15
Circumference in paces 13300
1 Streets 7
2 Shrines 7
3 Vicomagistrates 48
4 Curatores 2
5 Apartments 3,600
6 Houses 127
7 Grain warehouses 27
8 Bath houses 85
9 Cisterns 65
10 Bakeries/mills 15
11 Circumference in paces 12,200
 
8 Forum Romanum vel Magnum.
golden statue of the Genius of the Roman people.
golden equestrian statue of Constantine
Senate
name given in late antiquity to the 'Chalcidicum' of Augustus; a courtyard.
Fora of Augustus Nerva and Trajan Caesar
Temple of Trajan and the spiral pillar 1paces high it has 1steps inside windows.
6th cohort of watchmen
basilica of the bankers' exchange
 temple of Concord
 navel of Rome
temples of Saturn and Vespasian and Titus
Capitol
golden milestone
Street from the forum to the Carmentalian gate taking its name from an altar of Juno Iuga.
basilica Julia
temples of Castor and Minerva
 temple of Vesta
Agrippian and Germanician grain warehouses.
Courtyard of Cacus
pearl portico
elephant herbarium
Streets 34
Shrines 34
Vicomagistrates 48
Curatores 2
Apartments 3480
Houses 130
Grain warehouses 18
Bath houses 85/86
Cisterns 120
Bakeries/mills 20
Circumference in paces 14067 atrium Minervae: 
1 Streets 7
2 Shrines 7
3 Vicomagistrates 48
4 Curatores 2
5 Apartments 3,600
6 Houses 127
7 Grain warehouses 27
8 Bath houses 85
9 Cisterns 65
10 Bakeries/mills 15
11 Circumference in paces 12,200
 
9 Circus Flaminius.
stables 4 in number of the 6/8 factions
Temple
portico of Philip
Two old Minucian porticos holding foodstuffs (after M. Minucius 1BC).
Covered porch of Balbus
3 theatres firstly that of Balbus which takes 115places
that of Pompey takes 175places
that of Marcellus takes 20500 places
Odium takes 11600 places
Stadium takes 300places
campus Martius (=field of Mars)
 place where the 'trigae' exercised for chariot-racing.
Probably a large square where wines were disembarked
pantheon
basilica of Neptune Matidies and Marcian
The temple of the deified Antoninus and ?? column 1paces high it has 203 steps inside and windows
Hadrianeum
Alexandrian and Agrippian hot baths
Portico of the Argonauts and Meleager
 temple of Isis and Serapis
 temple of Minerva Calcidica
 temple of the gods
 Insula Felicles (= a Roman skyscraper)
Streets 35
Shrines 35
Vicomagistrates 48
Curatores 2
Apartments 2777
Houses 140
Grain warehouses 25
Bath houses 63
Cisterns 120
Bakeries/mills 20
Circumference in paces 32500 x .= 2406.78 temple Herculis Gelenius theatra Pompei and Marcelli) stadium capit  3388
1 Streets 7
2 Shrines 7
3 Vicomagistrates 48
4 Curatores 2
5 Apartments 3,600
6 Houses 127
7 Grain warehouses 27
8 Bath houses 85
9 Cisterns 65
10 Bakeries/mills 15
11 Circumference in paces 12,200
 
10 Palace.
house of Romulus
 temple of the Mother of the gods and Apollo Ramnusis
5-arched entrace (to the temple of Jove Ultor)
house of Augustus and Tiberius
augur-station
Palatine area
temple of Jupiter Victor
 house of Dion
old senate-house
statue of fortune
Septizonium of the deified Severus
 temple of German Victory
wolf-cave
Streets 20
Shrines 20
Vicomagistrates 48
Curatores 2
Apartments 2642/2742
Houses 89
Grain warehouses 48
Bath houses 44
Cisterns 89/90
Bakeries/mills 20
Circumference in paces 11.= 85meters
1 Streets 7
2 Shrines 7
3 Vicomagistrates 48
4 Curatores 2
5 Apartments 3,600
6 Houses 127
7 Grain warehouses 27
8 Bath houses 85
9 Cisterns 65
10 Bakeries/mills 15
11 Circumference in paces 12,200
 
11 Circus Maximus 485,000 places.
Temple of the Sun and the Moon
temple of the Mother of the gods and Jupiter arboratoris
 temple of Ceres
gates
 temple of Mercury
 temple of Dis Pater
 temple of Ceres
Trigeminal gate in the Servian wall
 temple of Apollo Heavengazer
 temple of Hercules of the olive-oil traders
 velabrum district the industry and trading centre
 temple of Fortune
Arch of the deified Constantine Streets 21
Shrines 21
Vicomagistrates 48
Curatores 2
Apartments 2600
Houses 88/89
Grain warehouses 16
Bath houses 15
Cisterns 20
Bakeries/mills 16
Circumference in paces 11500
1 Streets 7
2 Shrines 7
3 Vicomagistrates 48
4 Curatores 2
5 Apartments 3,600
6 Houses 127
7 Grain warehouses 27
8 Bath houses 85
9 Cisterns 65
10 Bakeries/mills 15
11 Circumference in paces 12,200
 
12 Public Pool.
Radicarian park
new road
 temple
statue of Isis by the Greek sculptor Athenodorus
 temple of the Good goddess at the cliff-foot
road
Antonine hot baths
Seven houses of the Parthians
Field of the cattle-merchants
house of L. Fabius Cilo consul in 204 AD
4th cohort of watchmen
house of Annia Conficia Faustina sister of Marcus Aurelius
Hadrian's private house when first adopted by Trajan Streets 17
Shrines 17
Vicomagistrates 48
Curatores 2
Apartments 2487
Houses 113
Grain warehouses 27
Bath houses 63
Cisterns 80/81
Bakeries/mills 20
Circumference in paces 12000.
1 Streets 7
2 Shrines 7
3 Vicomagistrates 48
4 Curatores 2
5 Apartments 3,600
6 Houses 127
7 Grain warehouses 27
8 Bath houses 85
9 Cisterns 65
10 Bakeries/mills 15
11 Circumference in paces 12,200
 
13 Aventine.
Public square at the top of the hill where the purification of arms was celebrated
 temple of Diana and Minerva
Three Nymphea
Licinius Sura and Decian hot bath houses
 temple of Jupiter Dolichenus
Private house of Trajan when he was adopted by Nerva
golden map
Plantations (probably a street or district)
grain warehouse of Galba and the Anicii
Fabarian portico (vegetable-market)
 ladders of Cassius
marketplace of the millers
Streets 18
Shrines 17/18
Vicomagistrates 48
Curatores 2
Apartments 2487
Houses 130
Grain warehouses 35
Bath houses 44/60
Cisterns 89
Bakeries/mills 20
Circumference in paces 18000.
1 Streets 7
2 Shrines 7
3 Vicomagistrates 48
4 Curatores 2
5 Apartments 3,600
6 Houses 127
7 Grain warehouses 27
8 Bath houses 85
9 Cisterns 65
10 Bakeries/mills 15
11 Circumference in paces 12,200
 
14 Trans-Tiber.
The Gaianum (=a field for horse-racing created by Caligula) and the Phrygianum (=temple of Magna Mater Cybele)
The 5 (or Vatican and Augustean sea-battle sites
(The five sea-battle sites)
 gardens of Domitius
Janiculum
 bath house of Ampelis Priscus and Diana
 Valerian statue
7th cohort of watchmen
head of the Gorgon
Hercules sleeping under the centre of the earth under whom much gold has been put
Temple of Fors Fortuna (goddess of accidental fortune)
College of the Septimian leather-workers
Hercules sleeping
 Bruttian and Codetanum fields
Gardens of Geta (son of Septimus Severus)
Barracks of the state litter-bearers Streets 78
Shrines 78
Vicomagistrates 48
Curatores 2
Apartments 4405
Houses 150
Grain warehouses 22
Bath houses 86
Cisterns 180
Bakeries/mills 24
Circumference in paces 33388.
1 Streets 7
2 Shrines 7
3 Vicomagistrates 48
4 Curatores 2
5 Apartments 3,600
6 Houses 127
7 Grain warehouses 27
8 Bath houses 85
9 Cisterns 65
10 Bakeries/mills 15
11 Circumference in paces 12,200