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Summary

The site was excavated, and two structures were reconstructed - a Roman/Byzantine fortress and a khan (caravanserai), which guarded and hosted the travelers along the Roman route.

Class:

  • Castle
  • visible
  • Location ┬▒ 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Rogem Zafir

Rogem Zafir - Fort; 30 BC - AD 300; Pleiades #688017

Horvat Zafir

It is part of the chain of fortresses that guarded the Roman road from Petra, thru Mamshit to the west and north of Israel.

Horvat Zafir

Horvat Zafir - Fort; 30 BC - AD 640; Pleiades #687922

Mezad Zafir

Mezad Zafir - Fort; 30 BC - AD 300; Pleiades #687975

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Surroundings (Panoramio)

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