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Your ”long held belief” is based on an observation by Petrie who stated: ”The coffer cannot have been put into the Pyramid after the King's Chamber was finished, as it is nearly an inch wider than the beginning of the ascending passage.”

It's interesting that Petrie does seem to leave open the door for further findings at this AP/DP junction. Regarding the trial passages he states:

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The vertical shaft here is only analogous in size, and not in position, to the well in the Pyramid gallery; and it is the only feature which is not an exact copy of the Great Pyramid passages, as far as we know them.


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Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 2501 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 21:06
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 379 Sirfiroth 16-Nov-17 22:08
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 399 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:01
Irrelevant 336 Dr. Troglodyte 17-Nov-17 00:26
Re: Irrelevant 354 Jon Ellison 17-Nov-17 09:01
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 303 Origyptian 16-Nov-17 23:10
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 341 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:18
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 346 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:27
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 261 cladking 17-Nov-17 15:35
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 361 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 09:43
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 282 cladking 18-Nov-17 14:58
Re: Wave form systems 289 Thunderbird 18-Nov-17 18:28
Re: Wave form systems 224 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 18:41
Re: Wave form systems 350 Thunderbird 18-Nov-17 23:00
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 187 John B 12-Jan-18 23:57
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 257 Jon Ellison 13-Jan-18 00:02
W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 420 Dr. Troglodyte 17-Nov-17 00:24
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 348 Origyptian 17-Nov-17 04:32
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 326 Apap 17-Nov-17 23:01
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 265 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 09:35
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 281 Apap 21-Nov-17 00:55
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 285 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 06:08
on the other hand.... 260 Warwick 18-Nov-17 18:51
Re: on the other hand.... 306 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 19:41
Re: on the other hand.... 325 Origyptian 19-Nov-17 15:59
Re: on the other hand.... 282 Jon Ellison 20-Nov-17 19:13
Re: on the other hand.... 259 Origyptian 20-Nov-17 20:08
Re: on the other hand.... 214 DUNE 20-Nov-17 21:13
Re: on the other hand.... 215 Origyptian 20-Nov-17 22:39
Re: on the other hand.... 163 M. J. Thomas 20-Nov-17 23:53
Re: on the other hand.... 250 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 08:43
Re: on the other hand.... 234 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 09:48
Re: on the other hand.... 232 DUNE 21-Nov-17 10:29
Re: on the other hand.... 325 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 10:50
Re: on the other hand.... 248 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 11:19
Re: on the other hand.... 247 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 11:29
Re: on the other hand.... 248 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 13:38
Re: on the other hand.... 264 DUNE 21-Nov-17 15:54
Re: on the other hand.... 205 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 16:22
Re: on the other hand.... 214 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 16:30
Re: on the other hand.... 311 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 16:38
Re: on the other hand.... 168 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 17:48
Re: on the other hand.... 251 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 17:04
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 213 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 17:26
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 186 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 17:50
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 182 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 17:58
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 193 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 18:30
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 200 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 18:52
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 227 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:00
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 239 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 19:23
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 198 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:44
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 264 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:52
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 186 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 19:32
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 180 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 19:25
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 205 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 22:26
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 180 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 22:48
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 230 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 23:01
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 163 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 23:06
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 226 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 23:28
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 196 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 23:49
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 313 Jon Ellison 22-Nov-17 01:01
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 273 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 18:51
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 230 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 19:08
Re: on the other hand.... 185 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 17:43
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 281 Apap 22-Nov-17 18:14
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 298 Origyptian 22-Nov-17 19:13
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 371 Jon Ellison 22-Nov-17 22:02
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 330 Spiros 17-Nov-17 12:07
Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 345 Jon Ellison 25-Nov-17 02:31
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 207 Jon Ellison 25-Nov-17 11:26
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 197 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 18:24
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 203 Origyptian 25-Nov-17 19:02
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 223 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 20:08
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 185 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 20:32
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 220 Jon Ellison 26-Nov-17 01:17
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 299 Jon Ellison 26-Nov-17 01:57
Block Kings Chamber 473 Jon Ellison 30-Nov-17 10:38
Re: Block Kings Chamber 218 Open mind 12-Jan-18 06:32
Re: Block Kings Chamber 184 Jon Ellison 12-Jan-18 13:48
Re: Block Kings Chamber 156 Open mind 12-Jan-18 17:07
Re: Block Kings Chamber 160 Origyptian 12-Jan-18 18:31
Re: Block Kings Chamber 145 Open mind 12-Jan-18 18:39
Re: Block Kings Chamber 151 Origyptian 12-Jan-18 18:47
Re: Block Kings Chamber 161 Open mind 12-Jan-18 19:36
Re: Block Kings Chamber 201 Open mind 12-Jan-18 17:50
Re: Block Kings Chamber 186 Open mind 12-Jan-18 19:29
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 196 John B 12-Jan-18 21:57
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 173 Jon Ellison 12-Jan-18 23:25


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