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Summary

Ancient quarry of Gerasa. Thughrat ‘Usfur/Usfor B.

Class:

  • Workshop or industry
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Gerasa [JO]

Gerasa (Jerash) - Greek, Roman and Byzantine city named also Antioch-on-the Chrysorrhoas. http://romeartlover.tripod.com/Jerash01.html

Thughrat ‘Usfur A

Ancient quarry of Gerasa. Thughrat ‘Usfur/Usfor A.

Museum Gerash

Museum Gerash

Birketein, Water Pool

Water reservoir.

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

See:

  1. Nizar Abu-Jaber, Catreena Hamarneh, Documentation and Protection of the Quarries of Gerasa in: Levant 2013 Vol.45/1, pp. 57-68