Skip to comments.King Hezekiah's Water System (Two recent excavations uncover ancient water systems)
Posted on 08/15/2005 8:00:31 PM PDT by SunkenCiv
Such a massive enterprise, archeologists deduce, could only have been a project undertaken by the kingdom of Judah, and it must have been used by the inhabitants of the nearby biblical town of Suba. The dig showed that the water system fell into disuse in the 7th and 6th centuries BCE, although the reservoir-cave below was still being used for its water. During the Persian and Hellenistic periods the cave was still partially being used, but was eventually completely abandoned in the 2nd century BCE.
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Since I forgot in message 2, ping.
Thanks. Same goes for the Hyksos story, also posted tonight.
I didn't see the Hyksos story, where is it?
sorry, here's the link:
King of the Wild Frontier (Hyksos art and architecture in the Sinai)
Al-Ahram Weekly | 2005 | Nevine El-Aref
Posted on 08/15/2005 7:33:49 PM PDT by SunkenCiv
Thanks from here, too.
You're most welcome.
just a bump
Just updating the GGG info, not sending a general distribution.
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