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Ancient Jewish village uncovered in Jerusalem

Ancient Jewish village uncovered in Jerusalem
trefwoorden: Israel - romeinse tijd - dorp
The remains of a heretofore-unknown ancient Jewish village dating back nearly two thousand years has been uncovered on the northern rim of Jerusalem, the Antiquities Authority announced Tuesday.
The first century Jewish community was stumbled upon in late May near the entrance to the present day Shuafat refugee camp, in the wake of infrastructure work which the city was carrying out at the site for the Jerusalem's light rail-system, which is still under construction.

Lees verder bij: Jerusalem Post (18 november 2003) (registratie vereist)