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Summary

Ar-Rumma¯n mostly Byzantine quarry.

Class:

  • Workshop or industry
  • visible
  • Location uncertain
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Deir el-Meyas

Deir el-Meyas - Fort; 30 BC - AD 300; Pleiades #678112

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Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The Ar Rumman quarry was exploited mostly in Byzantine period. There is the rose-red limestone.

See:

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