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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 2650 Thanos5150 29-Oct-17 18:33
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Re: Life After Lost Civilization 173 Thanos5150 03-Dec-17 02:22
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Re: Life After Lost Civilization 329 Susan Doris 30-Oct-17 05:47
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 311 Thanos5150 30-Oct-17 15:33
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 262 Jon Ellison 30-Oct-17 15:37
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 275 Thanos5150 30-Oct-17 17:01
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 270 Thanos5150 30-Oct-17 17:04
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 272 Jon Ellison 30-Oct-17 17:15
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 273 Thanos5150 30-Oct-17 18:38
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 296 Barbelo 29-Oct-17 21:41
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 144 Tsurugi 01-Dec-17 20:44
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Re: Life After Lost Civilization 119 Tsurugi 01-Dec-17 23:58
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 123 Jon Ellison 02-Dec-17 00:29
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 110 Jon Ellison 02-Dec-17 10:48
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 194 Jon Ellison 02-Dec-17 10:55
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 125 Origyptian 02-Dec-17 15:26
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 109 Jon Ellison 02-Dec-17 16:16
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 155 Jon Ellison 02-Dec-17 16:40
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 115 Origyptian 02-Dec-17 22:49
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 147 Jon Ellison 03-Dec-17 00:28
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 144 Origyptian 03-Dec-17 15:41
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 111 Barbelo 02-Dec-17 01:17
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 116 Origyptian 01-Dec-17 22:40
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 89 Tsurugi 01-Dec-17 23:23
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 112 Origyptian 01-Dec-17 23:25
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 114 Tsurugi 02-Dec-17 00:00
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 150 Barbelo 02-Dec-17 01:19
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 145 Thanos5150 02-Dec-17 03:26
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 128 Thanos5150 02-Dec-17 23:02
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 103 Origyptian 02-Dec-17 14:07
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 135 Thanos5150 02-Dec-17 18:38
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 117 Jon Ellison 02-Dec-17 21:08
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 100 Jon Ellison 02-Dec-17 22:05
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 103 Origyptian 02-Dec-17 23:18
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 158 Thanos5150 03-Dec-17 03:24
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 215 Jon Ellison 03-Dec-17 08:59
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 166 Thanos5150 03-Dec-17 17:49
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 117 Jon Ellison 03-Dec-17 19:50
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 122 Jon Ellison 03-Dec-17 23:35
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 197 Jon Ellison 04-Dec-17 01:13
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 102 Origyptian 04-Dec-17 14:11
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 170 Thanos5150 04-Dec-17 22:19
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 101 Origyptian 05-Dec-17 18:43
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 144 Thanos5150 05-Dec-17 22:35
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 155 Audrey 06-Dec-17 00:23
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 213 Thanos5150 06-Dec-17 01:58
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 146 Origyptian 06-Dec-17 06:26
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 129 Warwick 06-Dec-17 16:27
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 137 Audrey 06-Dec-17 16:44
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 126 Warwick 06-Dec-17 16:56
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 135 Audrey 06-Dec-17 17:53
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 186 Thanos5150 07-Dec-17 00:16
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 143 Origyptian 07-Dec-17 13:03
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 115 Thanos5150 08-Dec-17 17:18
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 97 Warwick 08-Dec-17 17:30
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 118 Thanos5150 08-Dec-17 18:45
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 111 Origyptian 08-Dec-17 19:50
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 145 Origyptian 07-Dec-17 12:29
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 171 Warwick 07-Dec-17 16:33
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 121 Thanos5150 08-Dec-17 16:06
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 87 Warwick 08-Dec-17 17:15
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 70 Thanos5150 08-Dec-17 17:25
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 118 Origyptian 08-Dec-17 17:28
Dear Mr. NO 105 Warwick 08-Dec-17 17:41
Re: Dear Mr. NO 89 Origyptian 08-Dec-17 18:29
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 134 Warwick 08-Dec-17 17:36
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 80 Thanos5150 08-Dec-17 18:49
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 85 Warwick 08-Dec-17 18:55
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 157 Origyptian 06-Dec-17 16:50
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 156 Warwick 06-Dec-17 17:03
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 157 Audrey 06-Dec-17 16:33
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 152 Audrey 06-Dec-17 17:50
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 141 Thanos5150 06-Dec-17 18:48
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 148 Jon Ellison 06-Dec-17 19:39
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 123 DUNE 06-Dec-17 20:31
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 97 Origyptian 07-Dec-17 12:50
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 172 Origyptian 06-Dec-17 05:40
Lurker Comment 199 drrayeye 06-Dec-17 09:20
Re: Lurker Comment 103 Origyptian 07-Dec-17 04:42
Re: Lurker Comment 148 drrayeye 07-Dec-17 06:49
Re: Lurker Comment 124 Origyptian 07-Dec-17 13:22
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 152 Warwick 03-Dec-17 18:34
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 134 Origyptian 04-Dec-17 14:16
narrowing it down 127 Warwick 04-Dec-17 19:37
Re: narrowing it down 143 Origyptian 04-Dec-17 20:55
Re: narrowing it down 148 Warwick 05-Dec-17 00:38
Re: narrowing it down 154 Thanos5150 05-Dec-17 01:31
Re: narrowing it down 141 Origyptian 05-Dec-17 05:44
can it be? 119 Warwick 05-Dec-17 06:09
Re: narrowing it down 154 Thanos5150 05-Dec-17 06:31
Re: narrowing it down 132 Jon Ellison 05-Dec-17 08:28
Re: narrowing it down 204 Origyptian 05-Dec-17 08:37
Re: narrowing it down 142 Jon Ellison 05-Dec-17 12:50
Re: narrowing it down 99 Origyptian 05-Dec-17 16:24
Re: narrowing it down 97 Jon Ellison 05-Dec-17 17:05
Re: narrowing it down 74 Jon Ellison 05-Dec-17 17:17
Re: narrowing it down 105 Jon Ellison 05-Dec-17 17:28
Re: narrowing it down 81 Warwick 05-Dec-17 17:30
Re: narrowing it down 98 Jon Ellison 05-Dec-17 17:36
Re: narrowing it down 102 Jon Ellison 05-Dec-17 17:50
Re: narrowing it down 94 Jon Ellison 05-Dec-17 18:02
Re: narrowing it down 98 Warwick 05-Dec-17 18:33
Re: narrowing it down 100 Origyptian 05-Dec-17 17:59
Re: narrowing it down 97 Warwick 05-Dec-17 18:40
Re: narrowing it down 105 Origyptian 05-Dec-17 18:57
Re: narrowing it down 103 Warwick 05-Dec-17 20:11
Re: narrowing it down 154 Jon Ellison 05-Dec-17 20:10
or..... 79 Warwick 05-Dec-17 20:21
Re: or..... 172 Jon Ellison 05-Dec-17 21:20
Re: or..... 108 Warwick 05-Dec-17 22:38
Re: or..... 128 Jon Ellison 05-Dec-17 23:53
Re: or..... 121 Jon Ellison 06-Dec-17 00:16
Re: or..... 146 Warwick 06-Dec-17 00:26
Re: or..... 157 Audrey 06-Dec-17 01:50
Re: narrowing it down 145 Audrey 05-Dec-17 20:25
Re: narrowing it down 137 Warwick 05-Dec-17 22:49
what difference does it make 90 Warwick 05-Dec-17 23:02
Re: what difference does it make 153 Thanos5150 06-Dec-17 00:06
Doh!!! 122 Warwick 06-Dec-17 00:18
Re: what difference does it make 134 Audrey 06-Dec-17 00:25
Re: what difference does it make 140 Warwick 06-Dec-17 14:40
Re: narrowing it down 150 Thanos5150 05-Dec-17 23:33
Re: narrowing it down 166 Audrey 06-Dec-17 01:39
Re: narrowing it down 146 Thanos5150 06-Dec-17 02:02
Re: narrowing it down 155 Corpuscles 06-Dec-17 03:58
Re: narrowing it down 159 Audrey 06-Dec-17 05:10
Re: narrowing it down 135 Corpuscles 06-Dec-17 05:22
Re: narrowing it down 130 Warwick 06-Dec-17 15:02
Re: narrowing it down 119 Origyptian 06-Dec-17 21:19
Re: narrowing it down 113 eyeofhorus33 06-Dec-17 22:18
Re: narrowing it down 101 Audrey 07-Dec-17 00:42
Re: narrowing it down 97 Warwick 07-Dec-17 01:07
Re: narrowing it down 127 Audrey 06-Dec-17 05:08
Re: narrowing it down 151 Thanos5150 06-Dec-17 05:32
Re: narrowing it down 146 Warwick 06-Dec-17 15:06
Re: narrowing it down 129 Warwick 06-Dec-17 14:41
Re: narrowing it down 123 Warwick 06-Dec-17 16:51
Re: narrowing it down 165 Origyptian 06-Dec-17 21:04
Re: narrowing it down 105 cladking 07-Dec-17 02:13
Re: narrowing it down 155 Martin Stower 08-Dec-17 12:36
Re: narrowing it down 137 Origyptian 08-Dec-17 14:38
Re: narrowing it down 100 Jon Ellison 08-Dec-17 14:45
Re: narrowing it down 100 Origyptian 08-Dec-17 15:13
Re: narrowing it down 102 Jon Ellison 08-Dec-17 17:11
Re: narrowing it down 79 Origyptian 08-Dec-17 19:26
Re: narrowing it down 156 Martin Stower 08-Dec-17 15:51
Re: narrowing it down 94 Origyptian 08-Dec-17 17:35
Re: narrowing it down 219 Martin Stower 08-Dec-17 23:45
Re: narrowing it down 139 Origyptian 05-Dec-17 05:19
Re: narrowing it down 140 Warwick 05-Dec-17 05:24
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 120 Origyptian 02-Dec-17 23:18
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 308 Corpuscles 29-Oct-17 22:27
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 262 Barbelo 29-Oct-17 23:30
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 262 Thanos5150 30-Oct-17 05:28
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 331 Barbelo 30-Oct-17 06:46
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 231 eyeofhorus33 30-Oct-17 19:44
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 278 Tsurugi 08-Nov-17 10:37
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 231 Corpuscles 30-Oct-17 06:45
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 218 Thanos5150 30-Oct-17 16:56
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 218 Corpuscles 30-Oct-17 20:15
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 199 Jon Ellison 30-Oct-17 20:57
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 191 Corpuscles 30-Oct-17 21:47
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 225 Jon Ellison 31-Oct-17 08:28
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 149 Corpuscles 31-Oct-17 20:56
Those 80 Ton Beams 242 Barbelo 30-Oct-17 23:02
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 160 Thanos5150 31-Oct-17 16:09
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 157 Corpuscles 31-Oct-17 21:07
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 155 Thanos5150 31-Oct-17 22:41
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 177 Corpuscles 02-Nov-17 00:07
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 224 Thanos5150 30-Oct-17 03:17
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 211 Origyptian 31-Oct-17 16:25
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 183 Thanos5150 01-Nov-17 01:15
Re: Across the Sea,Across Time 173 Thunderbird 01-Nov-17 04:41
Re: Across the Sea,Across Time 171 Origyptian 01-Nov-17 23:13
Re: Daniel Jackson/NT : ) 302 Thunderbird 03-Nov-17 22:11
Re: Across the Sea,Across Time 154 Martin Stower 06-Dec-17 20:14
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 223 Thanos5150 01-Nov-17 06:09
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 264 Jon Ellison 01-Nov-17 08:30
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 226 Origyptian 01-Nov-17 08:57
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 183 Thanos5150 02-Nov-17 00:07
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 188 Apap 02-Nov-17 00:11
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 255 Thanos5150 02-Nov-17 01:49
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 271 Thanos5150 02-Nov-17 02:12
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 172 Apap 02-Nov-17 17:10
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 190 Thanos5150 02-Nov-17 20:18
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 181 Thanos5150 02-Nov-17 00:46
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 272 Thanos5150 16-Nov-17 05:44
More Going On 158 Barbelo 16-Nov-17 19:38
Re: More Going On 161 Thunderbird 16-Nov-17 21:05
Re: More Going On 114 Origyptian 16-Nov-17 21:31
Re: More Going On 192 Thanos5150 16-Nov-17 22:14
Re: More Going On 114 Origyptian 16-Nov-17 22:51
Re: More Going On 117 Thanos5150 16-Nov-17 23:19
Re: More Going On 155 Origyptian 16-Nov-17 23:27
Statistically speaking 201 drrayeye 17-Nov-17 00:26
Re: Statistically speaking 174 Origyptian 17-Nov-17 04:45
Re: Statistically speaking 143 drrayeye 17-Nov-17 12:30
Re: Statistically speaking 172 Origyptian 17-Nov-17 12:55
Re: Statistically speaking 148 drrayeye 17-Nov-17 17:25
Re: Statistically speaking 230 Origyptian 17-Nov-17 17:52
Re: More Going On 159 Thunderbird 17-Nov-17 17:12
Re: More Going On 197 Origyptian 16-Nov-17 22:37
How Lost Is It? 165 Orpheus 01-Dec-17 22:05
Re: How Lost Is It? 150 Thanos5150 02-Dec-17 03:15
Re: How Lost Is It? 154 Orpheus 02-Dec-17 16:43
Re: How Lost Is It? 184 Thanos5150 03-Dec-17 02:18
Re: How Lost Is It? 156 Orpheus 03-Dec-17 02:50
Re: How Lost Is It? 163 Thanos5150 03-Dec-17 04:39
Re: How Lost Is It? 154 Orpheus 03-Dec-17 04:58
Re: How Lost Is It? 170 Thanos5150 03-Dec-17 06:26
cheers 156 Orpheus 03-Dec-17 14:17
Re: cheers 170 Thanos5150 03-Dec-17 16:24
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 86 Thanos5150 10-Mar-18 16:08
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 52 Corpuscles 10-Mar-18 20:24
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 111 Thanos5150 10-Mar-18 23:36
Re: Life After Lost Civilization 79 Origyptian 10-Mar-18 21:55


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