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Luxor, 1858:

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Kom Ombo:



Just a few examples for reference as to the state in which much of Egypt was originally found in modern times. Ruined and buried sometimes as much as 15-20ft.

The Temple of Kom Ombo was built in the Ptolemaic Period between 180-47BC, a little more than 2,000yrs ago, yet look at the state in which it was found in the 19th century. Ruined and buried more than halfway up its columns. Luxor and Karnak, with construction lasting from the MK though the Late Period found 2,000yrs later buried more than halfway up their columns leaving the vast majority of these complexes completely obscured. By the Roman period, and perhaps long before, so much sand and debris had accumulated at Giza they apparently were unaware the Sphinx temple was even there.

All over ancient Egypt we see these monuments were originally found in modern times in various states of ruin partially or even completely buried under sand and debris. And this is often just after 2,000yrs. There are some, however, who believe these monuments were built by a lost civilization tens of thousands if not millions of years ago which we can only imagine the state the ancient Egyptians would have found them leaving it a wonder after so much time had passed they could have found much of them at all.

Look again at this photo:


The AE would have found Luxor, for example, after tens of thousands of years even more buried than this which given the different climates of the ages waxing and waning from desert to savanna some of the layers would have been hard pack dirt not just sand. With perhaps the tip of the obelisk poking out of the ground, all of this would have been completely buried:


So if in fact this was built by an LC tens of thousands of years ago and abandoned at the very latest, say, 12,000yrs ago, the AE would have found it all but if not completely buried with just the top of the obelisks sticking out of the ground. If we accept such things were built by the LC so long ago, this means the AE would have had to have excavated this entire site for square miles all the way around to get it to its original floor level which would have included all roads to the site. Yet after 10,000 yrs, if not tens of thousands of years-what state did they find the structures? Something similar to Kom Ombo if not worse:


So after completing the massive excavation project, the AE would have started the daunting task of repairing and rebuilding the site. Restacking columns. Resetting lintels some 50ft in the air. Lifting back up an obelisk or two. Yet much of these blocks were damaged requiring the AE to quarry new blocks to spec and install them in the place of their damaged ancient counterparts.

From one end of the Nile to the other, for 3,000yrs, the AE set upon the unimaginable task of excavating site after site. Repairing and rebuilding one ancient structure after another. Billions of cubic yards of earth and sand they removed to clear site after site to floor level. Millions of tons of stone they moved to rebuild complex after complex-restoring toppled walls, erecting columns, setting fallen lintels. How many tons of repair block were they required to quarry, dress, move and install all to appear no different than the original blocks more than ten thousand years old.

The AE do not speak at length of pyramid building-fair enough. But where are all the tales of their excavating countless sites up and down the Nile for 3,000yrs restoring the great civilization of the "Lost Ones"? Where did all the untold billions of cubic yards of dirt, sand, and debris go that is otherwise indistinguishable from the natural surroundings today? To look at Giza, after thousands of untold years, the Sphinx, temples, and mastaba fields ect ect would have completely disappeared under countless feet of dirt and sand yet the 4th-6th Dynasty AE somehow cleared it all it to floor level.

If all of these things were built by the LC twelve thousand years ago or tens of thousands to millions of years ago-how do we explain this? How were the AE able to excavate site after site after site moving untold billions of tons of earth and sand and repairing each site all but good as new?



Edited 6 time(s). Last edit at 29-Oct-17 21:22 by Thanos5150.

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Life After Lost Civilization 2746 Thanos5150 29-Oct-17 18:33
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Re: Life After Lost Civilization 199 Thanos5150 03-Dec-17 02:22
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Re: Life After Lost Civilization 354 Susan Doris 30-Oct-17 05:47
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 354 Thanos5150 30-Oct-17 15:33
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 290 Jon Ellison 30-Oct-17 15:37
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 305 Thanos5150 30-Oct-17 17:01
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 297 Thanos5150 30-Oct-17 17:04
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 300 Jon Ellison 30-Oct-17 17:15
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 304 Thanos5150 30-Oct-17 18:38
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 328 Barbelo 29-Oct-17 21:41
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 173 Tsurugi 01-Dec-17 20:44
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 144 Barbelo 01-Dec-17 21:53
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 137 Tsurugi 01-Dec-17 23:58
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 150 Jon Ellison 02-Dec-17 00:29
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 136 Jon Ellison 02-Dec-17 10:48
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 229 Jon Ellison 02-Dec-17 10:55
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 150 Origyptian 02-Dec-17 15:26
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 134 Jon Ellison 02-Dec-17 16:16
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 185 Jon Ellison 02-Dec-17 16:40
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 141 Origyptian 02-Dec-17 22:49
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 173 Jon Ellison 03-Dec-17 00:28
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 182 Origyptian 03-Dec-17 15:41
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 133 Barbelo 02-Dec-17 01:17
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 146 Origyptian 01-Dec-17 22:40
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 108 Tsurugi 01-Dec-17 23:23
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 134 Origyptian 01-Dec-17 23:25
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 133 Tsurugi 02-Dec-17 00:00
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 188 Barbelo 02-Dec-17 01:19
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 175 Thanos5150 02-Dec-17 03:26
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 165 Thanos5150 02-Dec-17 23:02
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 130 Origyptian 02-Dec-17 14:07
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 161 Thanos5150 02-Dec-17 18:38
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 153 Jon Ellison 02-Dec-17 21:08
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 132 Jon Ellison 02-Dec-17 22:05
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 129 Origyptian 02-Dec-17 23:18
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 181 Thanos5150 03-Dec-17 03:24
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 259 Jon Ellison 03-Dec-17 08:59
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 203 Thanos5150 03-Dec-17 17:49
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 142 Jon Ellison 03-Dec-17 19:50
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 152 Jon Ellison 03-Dec-17 23:35
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 240 Jon Ellison 04-Dec-17 01:13
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 124 Origyptian 04-Dec-17 14:11
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 204 Thanos5150 04-Dec-17 22:19
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 134 Origyptian 05-Dec-17 18:43
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 169 Thanos5150 05-Dec-17 22:35
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 179 Audrey 06-Dec-17 00:23
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 270 Thanos5150 06-Dec-17 01:58
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 182 Origyptian 06-Dec-17 06:26
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 160 Warwick 06-Dec-17 16:27
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 162 Audrey 06-Dec-17 16:44
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 164 Warwick 06-Dec-17 16:56
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 166 Audrey 06-Dec-17 17:53
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 240 Thanos5150 07-Dec-17 00:16
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 178 Origyptian 07-Dec-17 13:03
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 147 Thanos5150 08-Dec-17 17:18
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 126 Warwick 08-Dec-17 17:30
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 149 Thanos5150 08-Dec-17 18:45
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 141 Origyptian 08-Dec-17 19:50
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 175 Origyptian 07-Dec-17 12:29
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 190 Warwick 07-Dec-17 16:33
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 156 Thanos5150 08-Dec-17 16:06
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 119 Warwick 08-Dec-17 17:15
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 95 Thanos5150 08-Dec-17 17:25
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 156 Origyptian 08-Dec-17 17:28
Dear Mr. NO 131 Warwick 08-Dec-17 17:41
Re: Dear Mr. NO 115 Origyptian 08-Dec-17 18:29
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 173 Warwick 08-Dec-17 17:36
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 108 Thanos5150 08-Dec-17 18:49
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 109 Warwick 08-Dec-17 18:55
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 192 Origyptian 06-Dec-17 16:50
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 183 Warwick 06-Dec-17 17:03
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 198 Audrey 06-Dec-17 16:33
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 180 Audrey 06-Dec-17 17:50
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 172 Thanos5150 06-Dec-17 18:48
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 178 Jon Ellison 06-Dec-17 19:39
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 147 DUNE 06-Dec-17 20:31
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 120 Origyptian 07-Dec-17 12:50
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 214 Origyptian 06-Dec-17 05:40
Lurker Comment 234 drrayeye 06-Dec-17 09:20
Re: Lurker Comment 130 Origyptian 07-Dec-17 04:42
Re: Lurker Comment 168 drrayeye 07-Dec-17 06:49
Re: Lurker Comment 153 Origyptian 07-Dec-17 13:22
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 185 Warwick 03-Dec-17 18:34
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 167 Origyptian 04-Dec-17 14:16
narrowing it down 159 Warwick 04-Dec-17 19:37
Re: narrowing it down 178 Origyptian 04-Dec-17 20:55
Re: narrowing it down 182 Warwick 05-Dec-17 00:38
Re: narrowing it down 189 Thanos5150 05-Dec-17 01:31
Re: narrowing it down 173 Origyptian 05-Dec-17 05:44
can it be? 149 Warwick 05-Dec-17 06:09
Re: narrowing it down 184 Thanos5150 05-Dec-17 06:31
Re: narrowing it down 169 Jon Ellison 05-Dec-17 08:28
Re: narrowing it down 232 Origyptian 05-Dec-17 08:37
Re: narrowing it down 172 Jon Ellison 05-Dec-17 12:50
Re: narrowing it down 123 Origyptian 05-Dec-17 16:24
Re: narrowing it down 127 Jon Ellison 05-Dec-17 17:05
Re: narrowing it down 96 Jon Ellison 05-Dec-17 17:17
Re: narrowing it down 133 Jon Ellison 05-Dec-17 17:28
Re: narrowing it down 108 Warwick 05-Dec-17 17:30
Re: narrowing it down 125 Jon Ellison 05-Dec-17 17:36
Re: narrowing it down 125 Jon Ellison 05-Dec-17 17:50
Re: narrowing it down 119 Jon Ellison 05-Dec-17 18:02
Re: narrowing it down 119 Warwick 05-Dec-17 18:33
Re: narrowing it down 123 Origyptian 05-Dec-17 17:59
Re: narrowing it down 120 Warwick 05-Dec-17 18:40
Re: narrowing it down 140 Origyptian 05-Dec-17 18:57
Re: narrowing it down 125 Warwick 05-Dec-17 20:11
Re: narrowing it down 192 Jon Ellison 05-Dec-17 20:10
or..... 102 Warwick 05-Dec-17 20:21
Re: or..... 205 Jon Ellison 05-Dec-17 21:20
Re: or..... 141 Warwick 05-Dec-17 22:38
Re: or..... 155 Jon Ellison 05-Dec-17 23:53
Re: or..... 154 Jon Ellison 06-Dec-17 00:16
Re: or..... 177 Warwick 06-Dec-17 00:26
Re: or..... 191 Audrey 06-Dec-17 01:50
Re: narrowing it down 169 Audrey 05-Dec-17 20:25
Re: narrowing it down 170 Warwick 05-Dec-17 22:49
what difference does it make 107 Warwick 05-Dec-17 23:02
Re: what difference does it make 190 Thanos5150 06-Dec-17 00:06
Doh!!! 161 Warwick 06-Dec-17 00:18
Re: what difference does it make 168 Audrey 06-Dec-17 00:25
Re: what difference does it make 176 Warwick 06-Dec-17 14:40
Re: narrowing it down 177 Thanos5150 05-Dec-17 23:33
Re: narrowing it down 208 Audrey 06-Dec-17 01:39
Re: narrowing it down 183 Thanos5150 06-Dec-17 02:02
Re: narrowing it down 181 Corpuscles 06-Dec-17 03:58
Re: narrowing it down 192 Audrey 06-Dec-17 05:10
Re: narrowing it down 166 Corpuscles 06-Dec-17 05:22
Re: narrowing it down 159 Warwick 06-Dec-17 15:02
Re: narrowing it down 141 Origyptian 06-Dec-17 21:19
Re: narrowing it down 140 eyeofhorus33 06-Dec-17 22:18
Re: narrowing it down 130 Audrey 07-Dec-17 00:42
Re: narrowing it down 122 Warwick 07-Dec-17 01:07
Re: narrowing it down 148 Audrey 06-Dec-17 05:08
Re: narrowing it down 178 Thanos5150 06-Dec-17 05:32
Re: narrowing it down 177 Warwick 06-Dec-17 15:06
Re: narrowing it down 162 Warwick 06-Dec-17 14:41
Re: narrowing it down 157 Warwick 06-Dec-17 16:51
Re: narrowing it down 196 Origyptian 06-Dec-17 21:04
Re: narrowing it down 123 cladking 07-Dec-17 02:13
Re: narrowing it down 187 Martin Stower 08-Dec-17 12:36
Re: narrowing it down 165 Origyptian 08-Dec-17 14:38
Re: narrowing it down 128 Jon Ellison 08-Dec-17 14:45
Re: narrowing it down 126 Origyptian 08-Dec-17 15:13
Re: narrowing it down 131 Jon Ellison 08-Dec-17 17:11
Re: narrowing it down 104 Origyptian 08-Dec-17 19:26
Re: narrowing it down 187 Martin Stower 08-Dec-17 15:51
Re: narrowing it down 121 Origyptian 08-Dec-17 17:35
Re: narrowing it down 255 Martin Stower 08-Dec-17 23:45
Re: narrowing it down 163 Origyptian 05-Dec-17 05:19
Re: narrowing it down 174 Warwick 05-Dec-17 05:24
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 149 Origyptian 02-Dec-17 23:18
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 354 Corpuscles 29-Oct-17 22:27
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 291 Barbelo 29-Oct-17 23:30
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 293 Thanos5150 30-Oct-17 05:28
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 364 Barbelo 30-Oct-17 06:46
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 268 eyeofhorus33 30-Oct-17 19:44
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 313 Tsurugi 08-Nov-17 10:37
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 269 Corpuscles 30-Oct-17 06:45
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 244 Thanos5150 30-Oct-17 16:56
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 262 Corpuscles 30-Oct-17 20:15
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 231 Jon Ellison 30-Oct-17 20:57
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 221 Corpuscles 30-Oct-17 21:47
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 258 Jon Ellison 31-Oct-17 08:28
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 181 Corpuscles 31-Oct-17 20:56
Those 80 Ton Beams 276 Barbelo 30-Oct-17 23:02
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 191 Thanos5150 31-Oct-17 16:09
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 187 Corpuscles 31-Oct-17 21:07
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 185 Thanos5150 31-Oct-17 22:41
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 221 Corpuscles 02-Nov-17 00:07
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 246 Thanos5150 30-Oct-17 03:17
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 239 Origyptian 31-Oct-17 16:25
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 213 Thanos5150 01-Nov-17 01:15
Re: Across the Sea,Across Time 201 Thunderbird 01-Nov-17 04:41
Re: Across the Sea,Across Time 197 Origyptian 01-Nov-17 23:13
Re: Daniel Jackson/NT : ) 337 Thunderbird 03-Nov-17 22:11
Re: Across the Sea,Across Time 194 Martin Stower 06-Dec-17 20:14
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 271 Thanos5150 01-Nov-17 06:09
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 293 Jon Ellison 01-Nov-17 08:30
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 265 Origyptian 01-Nov-17 08:57
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 224 Thanos5150 02-Nov-17 00:07
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 218 Apap 02-Nov-17 00:11
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 291 Thanos5150 02-Nov-17 01:49
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 305 Thanos5150 02-Nov-17 02:12
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 212 Apap 02-Nov-17 17:10
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 225 Thanos5150 02-Nov-17 20:18
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 211 Thanos5150 02-Nov-17 00:46
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 318 Thanos5150 16-Nov-17 05:44
More Going On 191 Barbelo 16-Nov-17 19:38
Re: More Going On 201 Thunderbird 16-Nov-17 21:05
Re: More Going On 130 Origyptian 16-Nov-17 21:31
Re: More Going On 227 Thanos5150 16-Nov-17 22:14
Re: More Going On 145 Origyptian 16-Nov-17 22:51
Re: More Going On 143 Thanos5150 16-Nov-17 23:19
Re: More Going On 184 Origyptian 16-Nov-17 23:27
Statistically speaking 240 drrayeye 17-Nov-17 00:26
Re: Statistically speaking 209 Origyptian 17-Nov-17 04:45
Re: Statistically speaking 174 drrayeye 17-Nov-17 12:30
Re: Statistically speaking 208 Origyptian 17-Nov-17 12:55
Re: Statistically speaking 179 drrayeye 17-Nov-17 17:25
Re: Statistically speaking 259 Origyptian 17-Nov-17 17:52
Re: More Going On 185 Thunderbird 17-Nov-17 17:12
Re: More Going On 248 Origyptian 16-Nov-17 22:37
How Lost Is It? 193 Orpheus 01-Dec-17 22:05
Re: How Lost Is It? 174 Thanos5150 02-Dec-17 03:15
Re: How Lost Is It? 173 Orpheus 02-Dec-17 16:43
Re: How Lost Is It? 235 Thanos5150 03-Dec-17 02:18
Re: How Lost Is It? 192 Orpheus 03-Dec-17 02:50
Re: How Lost Is It? 198 Thanos5150 03-Dec-17 04:39
Re: How Lost Is It? 184 Orpheus 03-Dec-17 04:58
Re: How Lost Is It? 201 Thanos5150 03-Dec-17 06:26
cheers 191 Orpheus 03-Dec-17 14:17
Re: cheers 213 Thanos5150 03-Dec-17 16:24
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 119 Thanos5150 10-Mar-18 16:08
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 79 Corpuscles 10-Mar-18 20:24
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 142 Thanos5150 10-Mar-18 23:36
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 107 Origyptian 10-Mar-18 21:55


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