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Summary

Natufian site. Natuf at Shukba.

Class:

  • Rural settlement
  • visible
  • Exact location
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Tel Hadid

Ruins of a multi-period Biblical city located on an isolated hill above the highway #6 cross-Israel tunnel. Due to its strategic location along major roads, the city was fortified and played an important role in history of the Judean and Hasmonean Kingdo

Deir Qal'a ("Monastery of the castle")

Deir Qal'a ("Monastery of the castle")

Byzantine monastery

Byzantine monastery

Horbat Anusha

Byzantine settlement

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

See:

  1. Brian Boyd, & Zoë Crossland: New fieldwork at Shuqba Cave and in Wadi en-Natuf, Western Judea. Antiquity, 74(286), 2000, pp.  755-756. doi:10.1017/S0003598X00060294