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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. 2757 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 21:06
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 438 Sirfiroth 16-Nov-17 22:08
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 517 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:01
Irrelevant 404 Dr. Troglodyte 17-Nov-17 00:26
Re: Irrelevant 431 Jon Ellison 17-Nov-17 09:01
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 379 Origyptian 16-Nov-17 23:10
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 405 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:18
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 438 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:27
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 334 cladking 17-Nov-17 15:35
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 449 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 09:43
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 342 cladking 18-Nov-17 14:58
Re: Wave form systems 349 Thunderbird 18-Nov-17 18:28
Re: Wave form systems 284 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 18:41
Re: Wave form systems 446 Thunderbird 18-Nov-17 23:00
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 247 John B 12-Jan-18 23:57
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 335 Jon Ellison 13-Jan-18 00:02
W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 505 Dr. Troglodyte 17-Nov-17 00:24
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 423 Origyptian 17-Nov-17 04:32
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 432 Apap 17-Nov-17 23:01
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 324 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 09:35
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 400 Apap 21-Nov-17 00:55
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 359 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 06:08
on the other hand.... 331 Warwick 18-Nov-17 18:51
Re: on the other hand.... 361 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 19:41
Re: on the other hand.... 408 Origyptian 19-Nov-17 15:59
Re: on the other hand.... 364 Jon Ellison 20-Nov-17 19:13
Re: on the other hand.... 335 Origyptian 20-Nov-17 20:08
Re: on the other hand.... 281 DUNE 20-Nov-17 21:13
Re: on the other hand.... 282 Origyptian 20-Nov-17 22:39
Re: on the other hand.... 252 M. J. Thomas 20-Nov-17 23:53
Re: on the other hand.... 301 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 08:43
Re: on the other hand.... 285 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 09:48
Re: on the other hand.... 291 DUNE 21-Nov-17 10:29
Re: on the other hand.... 384 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 10:50
Re: on the other hand.... 309 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 11:19
Re: on the other hand.... 340 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 11:29
Re: on the other hand.... 312 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 13:38
Re: on the other hand.... 325 DUNE 21-Nov-17 15:54
Re: on the other hand.... 260 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 16:22
Re: on the other hand.... 264 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 16:30
Re: on the other hand.... 388 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 16:38
Re: on the other hand.... 227 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 17:48
Re: on the other hand.... 303 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 17:04
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 271 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 17:26
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 241 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 17:50
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 234 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 17:58
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 266 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 18:30
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 265 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 18:52
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 319 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:00
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 295 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 19:23
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 256 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:44
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 334 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:52
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 242 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 19:32
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 256 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 19:25
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 267 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 22:26
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 243 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 22:48
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 292 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 23:01
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 229 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 23:06
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 281 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 23:28
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 269 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 23:49
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 379 Jon Ellison 22-Nov-17 01:01
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 353 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 18:51
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 293 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 19:08
Re: on the other hand.... 249 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 17:43
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 385 Apap 22-Nov-17 18:14
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 380 Origyptian 22-Nov-17 19:13
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 482 Jon Ellison 22-Nov-17 22:02
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 395 Spiros 17-Nov-17 12:07
Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 397 Jon Ellison 25-Nov-17 02:31
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 290 Jon Ellison 25-Nov-17 11:26
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 274 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 18:24
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 260 Origyptian 25-Nov-17 19:02
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 280 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 20:08
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 256 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 20:32
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 301 Jon Ellison 26-Nov-17 01:17
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 400 Jon Ellison 26-Nov-17 01:57
Block Kings Chamber 698 Jon Ellison 30-Nov-17 10:38
Re: Block Kings Chamber 287 Open mind 12-Jan-18 06:32
Re: Block Kings Chamber 245 Jon Ellison 12-Jan-18 13:48
Re: Block Kings Chamber 207 Open mind 12-Jan-18 17:07
Re: Block Kings Chamber 231 Origyptian 12-Jan-18 18:31
Re: Block Kings Chamber 212 Open mind 12-Jan-18 18:39
Re: Block Kings Chamber 228 Origyptian 12-Jan-18 18:47
Re: Block Kings Chamber 217 Open mind 12-Jan-18 19:36
Re: Block Kings Chamber 250 Open mind 12-Jan-18 17:50
Re: Block Kings Chamber 258 Open mind 12-Jan-18 19:29
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 264 John B 12-Jan-18 21:57
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 249 Jon Ellison 12-Jan-18 23:25


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