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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. 2941 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 21:06
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 502 Sirfiroth 16-Nov-17 22:08
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 574 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:01
Irrelevant 455 Dr. Troglodyte 17-Nov-17 00:26
Re: Irrelevant 495 Jon Ellison 17-Nov-17 09:01
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 428 Origyptian 16-Nov-17 23:10
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 456 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:18
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 508 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:27
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 413 cladking 17-Nov-17 15:35
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 500 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 09:43
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 389 cladking 18-Nov-17 14:58
Re: Wave form systems 410 Thunderbird 18-Nov-17 18:28
Re: Wave form systems 331 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 18:41
Re: Wave form systems 491 Thunderbird 18-Nov-17 23:00
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 293 John B 12-Jan-18 23:57
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 390 Jon Ellison 13-Jan-18 00:02
W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 555 Dr. Troglodyte 17-Nov-17 00:24
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 474 Origyptian 17-Nov-17 04:32
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 485 Apap 17-Nov-17 23:01
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 372 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 09:35
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 485 Apap 21-Nov-17 00:55
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 414 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 06:08
on the other hand.... 381 Warwick 18-Nov-17 18:51
Re: on the other hand.... 418 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 19:41
Re: on the other hand.... 460 Origyptian 19-Nov-17 15:59
Re: on the other hand.... 410 Jon Ellison 20-Nov-17 19:13
Re: on the other hand.... 383 Origyptian 20-Nov-17 20:08
Re: on the other hand.... 339 DUNE 20-Nov-17 21:13
Re: on the other hand.... 331 Origyptian 20-Nov-17 22:39
Re: on the other hand.... 297 M. J. Thomas 20-Nov-17 23:53
Re: on the other hand.... 350 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 08:43
Re: on the other hand.... 340 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 09:48
Re: on the other hand.... 339 DUNE 21-Nov-17 10:29
Re: on the other hand.... 432 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 10:50
Re: on the other hand.... 365 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 11:19
Re: on the other hand.... 387 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 11:29
Re: on the other hand.... 355 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 13:38
Re: on the other hand.... 386 DUNE 21-Nov-17 15:54
Re: on the other hand.... 318 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 16:22
Re: on the other hand.... 323 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 16:30
Re: on the other hand.... 438 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 16:38
Re: on the other hand.... 279 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 17:48
Re: on the other hand.... 348 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 17:04
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 355 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 17:26
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 300 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 17:50
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 273 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 17:58
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 320 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 18:30
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 306 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 18:52
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 369 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:00
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 344 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 19:23
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 306 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:44
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 377 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:52
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 290 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 19:32
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 304 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 19:25
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 338 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 22:26
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 292 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 22:48
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 342 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 23:01
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 281 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 23:06
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 323 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 23:28
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 315 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 23:49
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 434 Jon Ellison 22-Nov-17 01:01
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 398 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 18:51
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 336 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 19:08
Re: on the other hand.... 291 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 17:43
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 447 Apap 22-Nov-17 18:14
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 436 Origyptian 22-Nov-17 19:13
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 535 Jon Ellison 22-Nov-17 22:02
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 445 Spiros 17-Nov-17 12:07
Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 455 Jon Ellison 25-Nov-17 02:31
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 344 Jon Ellison 25-Nov-17 11:26
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 331 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 18:24
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 310 Origyptian 25-Nov-17 19:02
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 331 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 20:08
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 303 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 20:32
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 357 Jon Ellison 26-Nov-17 01:17
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 476 Jon Ellison 26-Nov-17 01:57
Block Kings Chamber 838 Jon Ellison 30-Nov-17 10:38
Re: Block Kings Chamber 334 Open mind 12-Jan-18 06:32
Re: Block Kings Chamber 305 Jon Ellison 12-Jan-18 13:48
Re: Block Kings Chamber 263 Open mind 12-Jan-18 17:07
Re: Block Kings Chamber 282 Origyptian 12-Jan-18 18:31
Re: Block Kings Chamber 259 Open mind 12-Jan-18 18:39
Re: Block Kings Chamber 286 Origyptian 12-Jan-18 18:47
Re: Block Kings Chamber 265 Open mind 12-Jan-18 19:36
Re: Block Kings Chamber 298 Open mind 12-Jan-18 17:50
Re: Block Kings Chamber 312 Open mind 12-Jan-18 19:29
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 308 John B 12-Jan-18 21:57
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 298 Jon Ellison 12-Jan-18 23:25


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