The Cyclades Sights

Three Caverns

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Published 07/23/2015

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Marked by a sign, three caverns are bored into the hillside, the largest of them 300 feet deep. Here is where the world-famed Parian marble was mined. The most recent quarrying done in these mines was in 1844, when a French company cut marble here for Napoléon's tomb.

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Short walk from main road, Marathi, Paros, Greece

Published 07/23/2015


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