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Scientists back Biblical tunnel

Scientists back Biblical tunnel
trefwoorden: Israel - Jerusalem - tunnel - stadsmuren - bijbel
Israeli scientists have used radiometric dating to show when a tunnel in Jerusalem, described in the Bible, was excavated.
It is believed to be the first time a structure described in the Bible has been accurately dated, and scholars say it will be useful in refining the history of Jerusalem.
Modern-day tourists know the Siloam Tunnel as a half-kilometre-long passage running under Jerusalem's ancient city walls.

Lees verder bij: BBC News (10 september 2003)