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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. 2675 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 21:06
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 416 Sirfiroth 16-Nov-17 22:08
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 477 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:01
Irrelevant 383 Dr. Troglodyte 17-Nov-17 00:26
Re: Irrelevant 408 Jon Ellison 17-Nov-17 09:01
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 358 Origyptian 16-Nov-17 23:10
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 381 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:18
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 404 Jon Ellison 16-Nov-17 23:27
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 312 cladking 17-Nov-17 15:35
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 414 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 09:43
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 323 cladking 18-Nov-17 14:58
Re: Wave form systems 329 Thunderbird 18-Nov-17 18:28
Re: Wave form systems 263 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 18:41
Re: Wave form systems 415 Thunderbird 18-Nov-17 23:00
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 221 John B 12-Jan-18 23:57
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 309 Jon Ellison 13-Jan-18 00:02
W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 477 Dr. Troglodyte 17-Nov-17 00:24
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 402 Origyptian 17-Nov-17 04:32
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 409 Apap 17-Nov-17 23:01
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 301 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 09:35
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 371 Apap 21-Nov-17 00:55
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 330 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 06:08
on the other hand.... 311 Warwick 18-Nov-17 18:51
Re: on the other hand.... 338 Jon Ellison 18-Nov-17 19:41
Re: on the other hand.... 379 Origyptian 19-Nov-17 15:59
Re: on the other hand.... 336 Jon Ellison 20-Nov-17 19:13
Re: on the other hand.... 319 Origyptian 20-Nov-17 20:08
Re: on the other hand.... 261 DUNE 20-Nov-17 21:13
Re: on the other hand.... 261 Origyptian 20-Nov-17 22:39
Re: on the other hand.... 228 M. J. Thomas 20-Nov-17 23:53
Re: on the other hand.... 283 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 08:43
Re: on the other hand.... 269 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 09:48
Re: on the other hand.... 272 DUNE 21-Nov-17 10:29
Re: on the other hand.... 363 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 10:50
Re: on the other hand.... 282 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 11:19
Re: on the other hand.... 318 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 11:29
Re: on the other hand.... 294 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 13:38
Re: on the other hand.... 301 DUNE 21-Nov-17 15:54
Re: on the other hand.... 242 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 16:22
Re: on the other hand.... 249 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 16:30
Re: on the other hand.... 365 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 16:38
Re: on the other hand.... 205 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 17:48
Re: on the other hand.... 283 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 17:04
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 251 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 17:26
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 219 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 17:50
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 214 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 17:58
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 246 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 18:30
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 247 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 18:52
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 274 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:00
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 277 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 19:23
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 241 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:44
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 313 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 19:52
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 224 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 19:32
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 233 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 19:25
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 250 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 22:26
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 222 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 22:48
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 264 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 23:01
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 199 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 23:06
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 265 Jon Ellison 21-Nov-17 23:28
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 245 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 23:49
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 355 Jon Ellison 22-Nov-17 01:01
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 330 Thunderbird 21-Nov-17 18:51
Re: You gotta be kidding ! 270 M. J. Thomas 21-Nov-17 19:08
Re: on the other hand.... 232 Origyptian 21-Nov-17 17:43
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 351 Apap 22-Nov-17 18:14
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 348 Origyptian 22-Nov-17 19:13
Re: W. M. F. Petrie Speaks 439 Jon Ellison 22-Nov-17 22:02
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 377 Spiros 17-Nov-17 12:07
Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 377 Jon Ellison 25-Nov-17 02:31
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 267 Jon Ellison 25-Nov-17 11:26
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 244 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 18:24
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 237 Origyptian 25-Nov-17 19:02
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 259 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 20:08
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 233 Thunderbird 25-Nov-17 20:32
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 278 Jon Ellison 26-Nov-17 01:17
Re: Petrie Antechamber Groovy Grooves 373 Jon Ellison 26-Nov-17 01:57
Block Kings Chamber 611 Jon Ellison 30-Nov-17 10:38
Re: Block Kings Chamber 263 Open mind 12-Jan-18 06:32
Re: Block Kings Chamber 225 Jon Ellison 12-Jan-18 13:48
Re: Block Kings Chamber 186 Open mind 12-Jan-18 17:07
Re: Block Kings Chamber 211 Origyptian 12-Jan-18 18:31
Re: Block Kings Chamber 187 Open mind 12-Jan-18 18:39
Re: Block Kings Chamber 208 Origyptian 12-Jan-18 18:47
Re: Block Kings Chamber 190 Open mind 12-Jan-18 19:36
Re: Block Kings Chamber 233 Open mind 12-Jan-18 17:50
Re: Block Kings Chamber 234 Open mind 12-Jan-18 19:29
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 242 John B 12-Jan-18 21:57
Re: Great Pyramid, Kings Chamber, Coffer, Antechamber. 227 Jon Ellison 12-Jan-18 23:25


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