After more than 500 photo essays, it is time to convert the photos and words into books. For now, this site is dedicated to the books, their readers, and future books.
No that is not the same building, but one located some 400 meters distant, Jama a-sitin.Here is a modern photo:http://israelba.com/index.php/en/http://israelba.com/images/ancientshilo13.jpgNote the sloping walls.Menachem Brodytour@shechem.org
As a Christian who has visited the Holy Land twice I appreciate the pictures you are providing almost daily. They help fill in a lot of gaps as far as recent history is concerned. Thanks and keep 'em coming.L.J. - Kansas City, MO USA.
I confirm Homesteader.This blog clarifies the difference with old pics.