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MDaines Wrote:
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> “This Topic is far more complex than it may
> appear; where to begin?”
>
> Thank you for that, Dr Troglodyte. You title this
> ‘A big ask’ but that was not my intention. I
> can well imagine that it is yet another vast
> subject if just a general question on boat pits,
> not forgetting that stone ships as burial sites
> were important far beyond the land of Egypt. Where
> to begin and where to end? I have the same
> dilemma with trying to understand and explain what
> the Sumerian symbols have to tell us about that
> ancient history.
>
> I wanted to concentrate on the three ships because
> they are so obviously different from the rest and
> because it’s also obvious that the eastern
> direction, the rising sun, is of the utmost
> importance. The two much smaller oblong pits on
> the same side may well have their importance in
> that pattern but appear to relate directly to
> smaller structures. I have the numbers three and
> five showing up in relation to this question -
> which is an offshoot of my overall linguistic
> investigation. So, I really don’t know.
> The only question that I can think of now is this:
> Might the orientation of the boat that follows the
> causeway give an indication of its owner’s place
> of origin? In other words, as it’s skewed in
> comparison to the others, would a line drawn from
> it cross any place of significance to the east? I
> have no idea if this has been done or if it is
> relevant. That the boat pit is there because the
> causeway is there seems to me to be unproven,
> perhaps true but unproven (?). And, of course, I
> wouldn’t dream of putting the screws on anyone
> to get an answer!
> Madeleine


Hello MDaines:

The Giza Causeways’ solar relationship has recently been addressed here, and here.

Khufu’s Causeway terminus is centered on the Mortuary Temple’s eastern face:





The Causeway and boat pit/grave share parallel alignment with a specific sunrise date:





Had the Causeway’s boat pit/grave location been established foremost, the placement of Khufu’s Pyramid, Mortuary Temple and Causeway would have, of necessity, been established subsequent to that primary event; possible, not plausible. Chicken and egg…



Dr. Troglodyte


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The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 3761 MDaines 22-Feb-19 09:52
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 645 Thanos5150 22-Feb-19 16:15
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 490 MDaines 23-Feb-19 18:01
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 485 Thanos5150 24-Feb-19 03:06
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 458 Eddie Larry 22-Feb-19 18:39
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 488 cladking 22-Feb-19 20:12
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 466 MDaines 23-Feb-19 07:40
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 409 cladking 23-Feb-19 14:28
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 430 MDaines 23-Feb-19 15:23
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 367 cladking 02-Mar-19 16:31
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 398 Eddie Larry 23-Feb-19 16:24
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 404 Spiros 25-Feb-19 00:41
On the subject of Zechariah Sitchin 464 MDaines 25-Feb-19 14:49
Re: On the subject of Zechariah Sitchin 375 Spiros 04-Mar-19 01:11
The Exalted Sumero-Greek EN 384 MDaines 04-Mar-19 18:24
A Big Ask 461 Dr. Troglodyte 26-Feb-19 01:27
Re: A Big Ask 371 MDaines 26-Feb-19 14:25
Re: A Big Ask 467 Dr. Troglodyte 26-Feb-19 17:14
Re: A Big Ask 359 MDaines 26-Feb-19 19:30
Re: A Big Ask 362 Barbelo 26-Feb-19 20:23
Re: A Big Ask 377 MDaines 27-Feb-19 12:13
Re: A Big Ask 314 Barbelo 27-Feb-19 20:28
Re: A Big Ask 325 MDaines 28-Feb-19 14:05
Re: A Big Ask 349 Barbelo 28-Feb-19 19:59
Re: A Big Ask 391 Thanos5150 01-Mar-19 00:46
Re: A Big Ask 362 Barbelo 01-Mar-19 01:19
Re: A Big Ask 400 Thanos5150 01-Mar-19 05:20
Re: A Weird Ask 396 Barbelo 01-Mar-19 11:13
Re: A Weird Ask 422 Thanos5150 02-Mar-19 05:12
Re: A Weird Ask 412 Barbelo 02-Mar-19 07:06
Re: A Big Ask 350 MDaines 01-Mar-19 18:35
Re: A Big Ask 345 Barbelo 01-Mar-19 21:42
Re: A Big Ask 378 Thanos5150 28-Feb-19 03:33
Re: A Big Ask 357 Thanos5150 28-Feb-19 17:11
Re: A Big Ask 351 MDaines 28-Feb-19 18:08
Heliopolis 367 Barbelo 28-Feb-19 20:18
Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 440 Dr. Troglodyte 04-Mar-19 23:56
Re: Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 383 MDaines 10-Mar-19 14:41
Re: Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 375 Dr. Troglodyte 12-Mar-19 00:17
Re: Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 333 MDaines 15-Mar-19 07:17
Re: Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 428 Dr. Troglodyte 15-Mar-19 16:41
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 399 molder 26-Feb-19 21:23
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 394 MDaines 27-Feb-19 12:06
Three Wise Men 346 MDaines 02-Mar-19 15:31
Re: Three Wise Men 358 Thanos5150 02-Mar-19 17:05
Harran and the Sabians 431 MDaines 03-Mar-19 08:33
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Re: Harran and the Sabians 380 MDaines 03-Mar-19 19:24
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Re: Harran and the Sabians 330 MDaines 06-Mar-19 08:22
Re: Harran and the Sabians 324 Thanos5150 07-Mar-19 02:09
Re: Harran and the Sabians 353 MDaines 07-Mar-19 08:20
On the subject of Ebla and the Feather of Truth 346 MDaines 08-Mar-19 08:57
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 402 Broker 14-Mar-19 03:25
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 330 MDaines 17-Mar-19 09:11
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 346 SandyJesse 18-Apr-19 04:33
Celestial navigation and the ship 323 MDaines 23-Apr-19 07:21
Re: Celestial navigation and the ship 327 SandyJesse 25-Apr-19 01:50
Re: Celestial navigation and the ship 327 SandyJesse 30-Apr-19 05:16
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 299 seasmith 03-May-19 22:24
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 282 MDaines 04-May-19 08:28
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 302 seasmith 05-May-19 01:39
BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 356 MDaines 09-May-19 09:46
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 335 SandyJesse 12-May-19 09:58
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 284 MDaines 12-May-19 10:22
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 285 SandyJesse 14-May-19 05:21
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 257 MDaines 14-May-19 07:46
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 289 SandyJesse 16-May-19 03:19
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 258 drew 15-May-19 01:21
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 243 Barbelo 15-May-19 10:48
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 288 drew 15-May-19 23:59
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 253 Barbelo 16-May-19 01:45
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 225 drew 18-Jun-19 02:15
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 223 Barbelo 18-Jun-19 02:43
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 276 hendrik dirker 18-Jun-19 06:59
movement of Sun along horizon 228 hendrik dirker 19-Jun-19 16:23
Solstice & the epoch1250 BC 436 hendrik dirker 20-Jun-19 07:02
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 249 MDaines 15-May-19 11:00
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 286 Horatech 15-May-19 12:10
To Easter Island? 264 MDaines 15-May-19 18:10
Re: To Easter Island? 263 Horatech 16-May-19 06:56
Re: To Easter Island? 265 Horatech 16-May-19 23:48
Re: To Easter Island? 302 Horatech 17-May-19 06:25
Re: To Easter Island? 245 Barbelo 17-May-19 10:53
Re: To Easter Island? 270 MDaines 17-May-19 11:41
What A Shame 257 Barbelo 17-May-19 21:14
Re: What A Shame 272 MDaines 18-May-19 07:57
Great Circles and Small Circles 485 Dr. Troglodyte 18-May-19 17:34
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 295 MDaines 18-May-19 19:09
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 258 Dr. Troglodyte 19-May-19 17:07
Going Round in Circles and then to Easter Island? 300 MDaines 19-May-19 18:10
Re: Going Round in Circles and then to Easter Island? 295 Horatech 25-May-19 10:53
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 278 Horatech 20-May-19 07:33
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 258 Horatech 21-May-19 09:52
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 318 Dr. Troglodyte 21-May-19 18:30
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 311 MDaines 23-May-19 07:51
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 289 Horatech 23-May-19 10:48
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 267 MDaines 23-May-19 17:07
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 287 Horatech 24-May-19 08:12
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 301 Dr. Troglodyte 23-May-19 16:05
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 290 MDaines 23-May-19 17:05
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 314 Dr. Troglodyte 23-May-19 17:31
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 333 Horatech 27-May-19 10:30
Re: What A Shame 256 Barbelo 19-May-19 20:48
Re: To Easter Island? 263 Horatech 18-May-19 09:28
Re: To Easter Island? 232 Eddie Larry 17-May-19 15:11
Re: To Easter Island? 257 Horatech 18-May-19 14:58
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 268 drew 15-May-19 23:57
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 271 MDaines 16-May-19 06:14
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 263 drew 16-May-19 06:42
ps 234 drew 16-May-19 07:22
Re: ps 243 Barbelo 16-May-19 11:11
Re: ps 257 MDaines 16-May-19 12:10
Re: ps 285 Thanos5150 16-May-19 16:06
Re: ps 278 Barbelo 16-May-19 21:00
Sometimes I go the long way round… 299 drew 17-May-19 00:59


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