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Monte Vesuvio, Campania, Italy

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Vesuvius, etc., from CastellammareEruption of Vesuvius, 1872Naples -- the BayLava Plain -- VesuviusThe Bay of Naples by dayThe Bay of Naples by nightNaples with view of Vesuvius in the distanceNaples with view of Vesuvius in the distanceRailway traversed by large Lava Stream which has buried signal-house one storey deep and caused rails to buckle by expansion (27th April, 1906)Great Cone of Vesuvius, seen from the Atrio, beneath N.W. limb of Somma escarpment, showing the new truncation and the baranco scoring of the sides as the result of the dry slip of the fragmentary ejeGreat Cone of Vesuvius showing its truncation as seen from Punta del Nasone, Somma (4th May, 1906)East End of Escarpment of Somma. Screes increased and added to by the new ejecta. Curious lines due to the subsequent rainLooking up the Atrio del Cavallo, showing the Great Cone, the Colle Umberto, and the slopes of Somma buried in lapilli and dust (ash) (4th May, 1906)Collapse and Slipping S.S.W. side of Great Cone of Vesuvius over point of issue of the first lava stream. Taken from the PedimentinaGreat Cone, as seen from Punta del Nasone on 4th May, 1906, at the time of a dust explosionN.N.E. Side of the Great Cone of Vesuvius, showing rift (30th April, 1906)First Photo Panorama of Crater after the Eruption. Taken from the N.N.E. lip (4th May, 1906)Vesuvius, at the beginning of the Christian eraNaplesVesuvius -- Map of ConeVesuvius -- Crater from AirVesuvius -- Section -- GeneralVesuvius -- lava stream 1936Vesuvius from ResinaVesuvius -- FuniculaBay of NaplesAnother view of the Bay of NaplesMount Vesuvius -- DayMount Vesuvius -- NightMount Vesuvius -- in EruptionTop of Vesuvius in EruptionVesuvius Crater (1910) less steamVesuvius March 1910Boscotrecase Lava -- VesuviusGeneral view of Naples -- Vesuvius[General view of Naples -- Vesuvius][Forum of Pompeii with Vesuvius in background]Pompeï. Temple de VénusLe Cratère du VesuveLes LavesAschenkegel des VesuvAschenbedeckte Vesuvlandschaft
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