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Summary

Al Majjar quaary

Class:

  • Grave or burial field
  • 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

Birketein, Water Pool

Water reservoir.

Museum Gerash

Museum Gerash

Al-Shawahed quarry, Jordan

Al-Shawahed quarry, Jordan

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
  2. Nizar Abu-Jaber, Ziad al Saad and Nihad Smadi, The quarryscapes of Gerasa (Jarash), Jordan, Geological Survey of Norway Special Publication 12, pp. 65-73 - https://www.academia.edu/9508611