Station to be built, to open by end 2009. Underground level station.
A tunnel connecting the two stations is planned.
January 9, 2004: The ancient harbour of Neapolis (2nd century after Christ) has been
re-descovered thanks to works for station
Among many other things, archaeologists have found a 13-metre long boat,
vases coming from Middle East, amphoras filled with oil, wine and perfumes.
The Museum of History of the City should be placed in the station
Municipio. Article (in Italian) from
La Repubblica on line,
article (in Italian)
January 16, 2004: more and more archaeological discoveries are being made
during excavations for stations
Naples vice-Mayor Rocco Papa announces that protected paths are being
considered to allow public visits to working areas
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