Mount vesuvius near pompeii, italy, begins to erupt on this day in the year 79 within the next 25 hours, it wipes out the entire town hundreds of years later, archaeologists excavated pompeii.
Mount vesuvius, a stratovolcano in modern-day italy, erupted in 79 ad in one of the most catastrophic volcanic eruptions in european history historians have learned about the eruption from the eyewitness account of pliny the younger, a roman administrator and poet the event is the namesake for the vesuvian type of volcanic eruptions mount vesuvius violently spewed forth a deadly cloud of. Investing in vesuvius delivering information to stakeholders the main principle of vesuvius' investor relations is to deliver timely, accurate and relevant information to vesuvius' stakeholders.
Vesuvius: mount vesuvius, active volcano near naples, italy, famous for its eruption in 79 that destroyed the roman cities of pompeii, stabiae, and herculaneum a vivid eyewitness report is preserved in two letters written by pliny the younger to the historian tacitus, who had inquired about the death of pliny the elder, commander of the. Mount vesuvius, a volcano near the bay of naples in italy, is hundreds of thousands of years old and has erupted more than 50 times its most famous eruption coroner's report: pompeii. Vesuvius plc’s financial results, published reports and investor presentations sign up for our latest news all results reports presentations.
Vesuvius, established in 1916 as vesuvius crucible, is a world leader in the design, engineering, manufacture and delivery of refractory products, systems and services for high–technology. Mount vesuvius as seen from the ruins of pompeii, which was destroyed in the eruption of ad 79 the active cone is the high peak on the left side the smaller one on the right is part of the somma caldera wall.
Mount vesuvius, on the west coast of italy, is the only active volcano on mainland europe it is best known because of the eruption in ad 79 that destroyed the cities of pompeii and herculaneum.