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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. 2617 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 21:06
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 396 Sirfiroth 16-Nov-17 22:08
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 443 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:01
Irrelevant 358 Dr. Troglodyte 17-Nov-17 00:26
Re: Irrelevant 376 Jon Ellison 17-Nov-17 09:01
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 328 Origyptian 16-Nov-17 23:10
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 360 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:18
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 373 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:27
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 285 cladking 17-Nov-17 15:35
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 390 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 09:43
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 299 cladking 18-Nov-17 14:58
Re: Wave form systems 305 Thunderbird 18-Nov-17 18:28
Re: Wave form systems 241 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 18:41
Re: Wave form systems 386 Thunderbird 18-Nov-17 23:00
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 203 John B 12-Jan-18 23:57
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 287 Jon Ellison 13-Jan-18 00:02
W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 449 Dr. Troglodyte 17-Nov-17 00:24
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 374 Origyptian 17-Nov-17 04:32
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 382 Apap 17-Nov-17 23:01
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 280 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 09:35
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 335 Apap 21-Nov-17 00:55
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 307 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 06:08
on the other hand.... 291 Warwick 18-Nov-17 18:51
Re: on the other hand.... 320 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 19:41
Re: on the other hand.... 350 Origyptian 19-Nov-17 15:59
Re: on the other hand.... 310 Jon Ellison 20-Nov-17 19:13
Re: on the other hand.... 296 Origyptian 20-Nov-17 20:08
Re: on the other hand.... 235 DUNE 20-Nov-17 21:13
Re: on the other hand.... 238 Origyptian 20-Nov-17 22:39
Re: on the other hand.... 199 M. J. Thomas 20-Nov-17 23:53
Re: on the other hand.... 266 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 08:43
Re: on the other hand.... 248 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 09:48
Re: on the other hand.... 247 DUNE 21-Nov-17 10:29
Re: on the other hand.... 341 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 10:50
Re: on the other hand.... 265 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 11:19
Re: on the other hand.... 285 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 11:29
Re: on the other hand.... 273 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 13:38
Re: on the other hand.... 277 DUNE 21-Nov-17 15:54
Re: on the other hand.... 220 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 16:22
Re: on the other hand.... 230 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 16:30
Re: on the other hand.... 343 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 16:38
Re: on the other hand.... 186 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 17:48
Re: on the other hand.... 267 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 17:04
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 229 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 17:26
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 203 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 17:50
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 197 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 17:58
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 221 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 18:30
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 226 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 18:52
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 248 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:00
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 262 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 19:23
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 219 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:44
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 292 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:52
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 202 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 19:32
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 212 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 19:25
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 230 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 22:26
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 197 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 22:48
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 244 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 23:01
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 181 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 23:06
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 246 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 23:28
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 223 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 23:49
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 332 Jon Ellison 22-Nov-17 01:01
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 306 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 18:51
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 250 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 19:08
Re: on the other hand.... 211 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 17:43
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 316 Apap 22-Nov-17 18:14
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 325 Origyptian 22-Nov-17 19:13
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 414 Jon Ellison 22-Nov-17 22:02
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 351 Spiros 17-Nov-17 12:07
Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 361 Jon Ellison 25-Nov-17 02:31
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 231 Jon Ellison 25-Nov-17 11:26
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 222 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 18:24
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 218 Origyptian 25-Nov-17 19:02
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 237 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 20:08
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 215 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 20:32
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 253 Jon Ellison 26-Nov-17 01:17
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 337 Jon Ellison 26-Nov-17 01:57
Block Kings Chamber 549 Jon Ellison 30-Nov-17 10:38
Re: Block Kings Chamber 240 Open mind 12-Jan-18 06:32
Re: Block Kings Chamber 205 Jon Ellison 12-Jan-18 13:48
Re: Block Kings Chamber 170 Open mind 12-Jan-18 17:07
Re: Block Kings Chamber 178 Origyptian 12-Jan-18 18:31
Re: Block Kings Chamber 166 Open mind 12-Jan-18 18:39
Re: Block Kings Chamber 185 Origyptian 12-Jan-18 18:47
Re: Block Kings Chamber 175 Open mind 12-Jan-18 19:36
Re: Block Kings Chamber 216 Open mind 12-Jan-18 17:50
Re: Block Kings Chamber 213 Open mind 12-Jan-18 19:29
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 222 John B 12-Jan-18 21:57
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 205 Jon Ellison 12-Jan-18 23:25


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