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What would remain of human constructs after ~3000 years?

It depends. In naturally dry areas, your structures might survive for millenia. If you have a area, that is naturally poor regarding moisture and rain, you can keep mumies and structures for long time....
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What would remain of human constructs after ~3000 years?

The Pyramids lasted 5000. The Parthanon 2,500 Contemporary structures, 100 years average. The dead sea scrolls lasted because they were stored in a dry salt cave. Stone, lime mortar, clay fired bricks ...
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Viability of Hydraulic Telegraph System?

I think "hydraulic" is a misnomer for the Greek system, it is a Semaphore. And yes it would work, but there are other semaphore systems that might work better for your scenario. Things to ...
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Viability of Hydraulic Telegraph System?

The biggest problem i see with the hydraulic telegram system like the greek used it, that it still needs a certain line of sight for the syncronisation of sended messages. As i only read it on ...
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Viability of Hydraulic Telegraph System?

Modern testing of the Greek hydraulic telegraph shows that it can reach a transmission rate of 151 letters per hour. On not so treacherous land other means of communications might achieve similar or ...
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What is the feasibility an inland sea situated inside a mountain range be?

First: Let's talk semantics While some sources will say that inland seas and salt lakes are synonymous or that it is just a matter of size, there is one key difference that sometimes comes up. Salt ...
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What is the feasibility an inland sea situated inside a mountain range be?

Is it entire necessary for these volumes to be salty seas and not just giant lakes? Unless the salt itself is somehow important to your story, make them giant elevated lakes, which happen all the time....
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What is the feasibility an inland sea situated inside a mountain range be?

Crater Lake, Oregon Max. length 6 mi (9.7 km) Max. width 5 mi (8.0 km) Surface area 20.6 sq mi (53 km2) Average depth 1,148 ft (350 m) Max. depth 1,949 ft (594 m)1 Water volume 4.49 cu mi (...
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What is the feasibility an inland sea situated inside a mountain range be?

Lake Titicaca on the Bolivian-Peruvian border is 3,812 meters above sea level (over six times your sea's elevation). This lake is situated in the Andes Mountains, making it an excellent analogy. ...
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