Friday, August 2, 2013

New Pictures Added to Yesterday's Shiloh Feature,
Snapped 135 Years Apart

Ruins of ancient Shiloh (circa 1870, Palestine Exploration Fund, taken by British Sgt. Henry Phillips)
 
Shiloh today (picture by David Rabkin, 2006)
 

3 comments:

  1. 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.jpg
    Note the sloping walls.

    Menachem Brody
    tour@shechem.org

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  2. 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.

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  3. I confirm Homesteader.

    This blog clarifies the difference with old pics.

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