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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. 2561 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 21:06
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 388 Sirfiroth 16-Nov-17 22:08
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 424 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:01
Irrelevant 344 Dr. Troglodyte 17-Nov-17 00:26
Re: Irrelevant 363 Jon Ellison 17-Nov-17 09:01
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 313 Origyptian 16-Nov-17 23:10
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 352 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:18
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 355 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:27
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 268 cladking 17-Nov-17 15:35
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 376 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 09:43
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 291 cladking 18-Nov-17 14:58
Re: Wave form systems 299 Thunderbird 18-Nov-17 18:28
Re: Wave form systems 234 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 18:41
Re: Wave form systems 378 Thunderbird 18-Nov-17 23:00
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 197 John B 12-Jan-18 23:57
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 269 Jon Ellison 13-Jan-18 00:02
W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 441 Dr. Troglodyte 17-Nov-17 00:24
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 358 Origyptian 17-Nov-17 04:32
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 362 Apap 17-Nov-17 23:01
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 272 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 09:35
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 308 Apap 21-Nov-17 00:55
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 299 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 06:08
on the other hand.... 280 Warwick 18-Nov-17 18:51
Re: on the other hand.... 315 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 19:41
Re: on the other hand.... 339 Origyptian 19-Nov-17 15:59
Re: on the other hand.... 294 Jon Ellison 20-Nov-17 19:13
Re: on the other hand.... 289 Origyptian 20-Nov-17 20:08
Re: on the other hand.... 222 DUNE 20-Nov-17 21:13
Re: on the other hand.... 223 Origyptian 20-Nov-17 22:39
Re: on the other hand.... 176 M. J. Thomas 20-Nov-17 23:53
Re: on the other hand.... 260 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 08:43
Re: on the other hand.... 242 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 09:48
Re: on the other hand.... 239 DUNE 21-Nov-17 10:29
Re: on the other hand.... 333 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 10:50
Re: on the other hand.... 256 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 11:19
Re: on the other hand.... 268 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 11:29
Re: on the other hand.... 265 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 13:38
Re: on the other hand.... 271 DUNE 21-Nov-17 15:54
Re: on the other hand.... 214 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 16:22
Re: on the other hand.... 223 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 16:30
Re: on the other hand.... 329 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 16:38
Re: on the other hand.... 173 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 17:48
Re: on the other hand.... 260 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 17:04
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 221 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 17:26
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 196 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 17:50
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 192 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 17:58
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 207 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 18:30
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 220 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 18:52
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 235 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:00
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 256 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 19:23
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 207 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:44
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 279 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:52
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 193 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 19:32
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 190 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 19:25
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 214 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 22:26
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 191 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 22:48
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 239 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 23:01
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 177 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 23:06
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 233 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 23:28
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 212 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 23:49
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 324 Jon Ellison 22-Nov-17 01:01
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 290 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 18:51
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 237 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 19:08
Re: on the other hand.... 193 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 17:43
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 302 Apap 22-Nov-17 18:14
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 315 Origyptian 22-Nov-17 19:13
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 405 Jon Ellison 22-Nov-17 22:02
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 338 Spiros 17-Nov-17 12:07
Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 354 Jon Ellison 25-Nov-17 02:31
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 222 Jon Ellison 25-Nov-17 11:26
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 216 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 18:24
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 212 Origyptian 25-Nov-17 19:02
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 231 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 20:08
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 197 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 20:32
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 233 Jon Ellison 26-Nov-17 01:17
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 311 Jon Ellison 26-Nov-17 01:57
Block Kings Chamber 505 Jon Ellison 30-Nov-17 10:38
Re: Block Kings Chamber 225 Open mind 12-Jan-18 06:32
Re: Block Kings Chamber 191 Jon Ellison 12-Jan-18 13:48
Re: Block Kings Chamber 165 Open mind 12-Jan-18 17:07
Re: Block Kings Chamber 172 Origyptian 12-Jan-18 18:31
Re: Block Kings Chamber 152 Open mind 12-Jan-18 18:39
Re: Block Kings Chamber 167 Origyptian 12-Jan-18 18:47
Re: Block Kings Chamber 170 Open mind 12-Jan-18 19:36
Re: Block Kings Chamber 209 Open mind 12-Jan-18 17:50
Re: Block Kings Chamber 196 Open mind 12-Jan-18 19:29
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 204 John B 12-Jan-18 21:57
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 185 Jon Ellison 12-Jan-18 23:25


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