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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. 2432 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 21:06
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 357 Sirfiroth 16-Nov-17 22:08
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 374 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:01
Irrelevant 321 Dr. Troglodyte 17-Nov-17 00:26
Re: Irrelevant 340 Jon Ellison 17-Nov-17 09:01
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 279 Origyptian 16-Nov-17 23:10
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 318 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:18
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 331 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:27
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 248 cladking 17-Nov-17 15:35
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 330 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 09:43
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 268 cladking 18-Nov-17 14:58
Re: Wave form systems 273 Thunderbird 18-Nov-17 18:28
Re: Wave form systems 206 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 18:41
Re: Wave form systems 330 Thunderbird 18-Nov-17 23:00
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 170 John B 12-Jan-18 23:57
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 233 Jon Ellison 13-Jan-18 00:02
W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 395 Dr. Troglodyte 17-Nov-17 00:24
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 328 Origyptian 17-Nov-17 04:32
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 298 Apap 17-Nov-17 23:01
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 252 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 09:35
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 248 Apap 21-Nov-17 00:55
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 269 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 06:08
on the other hand.... 245 Warwick 18-Nov-17 18:51
Re: on the other hand.... 293 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 19:41
Re: on the other hand.... 304 Origyptian 19-Nov-17 15:59
Re: on the other hand.... 267 Jon Ellison 20-Nov-17 19:13
Re: on the other hand.... 246 Origyptian 20-Nov-17 20:08
Re: on the other hand.... 199 DUNE 20-Nov-17 21:13
Re: on the other hand.... 201 Origyptian 20-Nov-17 22:39
Re: on the other hand.... 151 M. J. Thomas 20-Nov-17 23:53
Re: on the other hand.... 238 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 08:43
Re: on the other hand.... 222 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 09:48
Re: on the other hand.... 219 DUNE 21-Nov-17 10:29
Re: on the other hand.... 303 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 10:50
Re: on the other hand.... 232 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 11:19
Re: on the other hand.... 234 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 11:29
Re: on the other hand.... 232 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 13:38
Re: on the other hand.... 245 DUNE 21-Nov-17 15:54
Re: on the other hand.... 189 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 16:22
Re: on the other hand.... 198 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 16:30
Re: on the other hand.... 262 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 16:38
Re: on the other hand.... 156 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 17:48
Re: on the other hand.... 231 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 17:04
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 202 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 17:26
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 167 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 17:50
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 166 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 17:58
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 180 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 18:30
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 171 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 18:52
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 213 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:00
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 223 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 19:23
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 174 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:44
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 246 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:52
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 170 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 19:32
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 163 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 19:25
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 186 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 22:26
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 161 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 22:48
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 215 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 23:01
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 147 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 23:06
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 212 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 23:28
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 180 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 23:49
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 296 Jon Ellison 22-Nov-17 01:01
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 254 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 18:51
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 217 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 19:08
Re: on the other hand.... 165 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 17:43
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 238 Apap 22-Nov-17 18:14
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 280 Origyptian 22-Nov-17 19:13
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 345 Jon Ellison 22-Nov-17 22:02
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 318 Spiros 17-Nov-17 12:07
Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 332 Jon Ellison 25-Nov-17 02:31
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 189 Jon Ellison 25-Nov-17 11:26
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 182 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 18:24
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 188 Origyptian 25-Nov-17 19:02
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 204 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 20:08
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 171 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 20:32
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 203 Jon Ellison 26-Nov-17 01:17
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 279 Jon Ellison 26-Nov-17 01:57
Block Kings Chamber 430 Jon Ellison 30-Nov-17 10:38
Re: Block Kings Chamber 203 Open mind 12-Jan-18 06:32
Re: Block Kings Chamber 169 Jon Ellison 12-Jan-18 13:48
Re: Block Kings Chamber 145 Open mind 12-Jan-18 17:07
Re: Block Kings Chamber 142 Origyptian 12-Jan-18 18:31
Re: Block Kings Chamber 134 Open mind 12-Jan-18 18:39
Re: Block Kings Chamber 136 Origyptian 12-Jan-18 18:47
Re: Block Kings Chamber 148 Open mind 12-Jan-18 19:36
Re: Block Kings Chamber 187 Open mind 12-Jan-18 17:50
Re: Block Kings Chamber 172 Open mind 12-Jan-18 19:29
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 175 John B 12-Jan-18 21:57
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 145 Jon Ellison 12-Jan-18 23:25


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