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Barbelo writes “I know that you do not place much importance on the causeway but it must be considered.”

I wrote that the ultimate direction of it was not important - not the same thing. Sorry, Barbelo, but I’m thinking you miss the point of my original question. The word I have is ‘ship’, not causeway, which is why I’m looking into the three ships. The causeway has the same orientation as the ship, so we can cut the pear in two (as the French say) and consider that I place importance now on the orientation of both – but the initial orientation that leads to the monument(s) because that’s where the ship is.


“But first, let's consider the N/S boat pits. They may be orientated that way because of the pyramid, but not necessarily. They may respect what is commonly referred to as the Mortuary Temple.”

I don’t see what that changes as to their importance. They have the prime position and they hug the east of the Great Pyramid.


“Secondly, the most easterly boat pit is at the same angle as the causeway but does not, but almost does, encroach upon it. Therefore, this pit was either excavated first and the causeway respects it, or, the causeway was constructed first and the boat pit respects it.”

If it does not, but almost does – then it resembles the distance between a well-placed boat and its mooring.


“The Polynesian angle can be supported by the correlation of Easter Island glyphs with Indus Valley glyphs. As well, the reed boats of Lake Titicaca are very similar to those of the Nile River.
A different world landscape?”

Fine, but irrelevant to the three ships at Giza. I have no problem with there being a relationship between images from different parts of the world – convinced that one exists. The boat of Noah in my translation, The Story of Sukurru, is a round ‘straw’ coracle…dated to 2600 BC at least. Boats and ships come in all shapes and sizes. But the three boat pits in question appear to be, by their shape and size, completely apart from the rest.


“The fact that the boat pits of real consequence at the GP are rectangular and face true E/W and were only recently discovered leads me to think that if anyone wished to research boat pits at Giza, then these would be a starting point.”

They may face east/west but they were placed along the south side of the Great Pyramid. Not sure that this makes them of more real consequence. The boat of Khufu, which I saw for myself in January this year, is magnificent and incredibly important. Not saying otherwise. Once again, I’m afraid you miss the point of my questions. The boat pits there are not my starting point because my starting point is the Sumerian language which gives me the tantalising possibility of ‘three ships’. And the fact is that the starting point of cosmic reference is the east, like the rising sun – east of the Great Pyramid.

Madeleine

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The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 3438 MDaines 22-Feb-19 09:52
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 466 Thanos5150 22-Feb-19 16:15
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 333 MDaines 23-Feb-19 18:01
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 298 Thanos5150 24-Feb-19 03:06
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 320 Eddie Larry 22-Feb-19 18:39
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 308 cladking 22-Feb-19 20:12
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 290 MDaines 23-Feb-19 07:40
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 257 cladking 23-Feb-19 14:28
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 268 MDaines 23-Feb-19 15:23
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 211 cladking 02-Mar-19 16:31
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 248 Eddie Larry 23-Feb-19 16:24
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 256 Spiros 25-Feb-19 00:41
On the subject of Zechariah Sitchin 287 MDaines 25-Feb-19 14:49
Re: On the subject of Zechariah Sitchin 224 Spiros 04-Mar-19 01:11
The Exalted Sumero-Greek EN 223 MDaines 04-Mar-19 18:24
A Big Ask 291 Dr. Troglodyte 26-Feb-19 01:27
Re: A Big Ask 234 MDaines 26-Feb-19 14:25
Re: A Big Ask 300 Dr. Troglodyte 26-Feb-19 17:14
Re: A Big Ask 203 MDaines 26-Feb-19 19:30
Re: A Big Ask 226 Barbelo 26-Feb-19 20:23
Re: A Big Ask 234 MDaines 27-Feb-19 12:13
Re: A Big Ask 186 Barbelo 27-Feb-19 20:28
Re: A Big Ask 184 MDaines 28-Feb-19 14:05
Re: A Big Ask 215 Barbelo 28-Feb-19 19:59
Re: A Big Ask 227 Thanos5150 01-Mar-19 00:46
Re: A Big Ask 227 Barbelo 01-Mar-19 01:19
Re: A Big Ask 239 Thanos5150 01-Mar-19 05:20
Re: A Weird Ask 206 Barbelo 01-Mar-19 11:13
Re: A Weird Ask 211 Thanos5150 02-Mar-19 05:12
Re: A Weird Ask 219 Barbelo 02-Mar-19 07:06
Re: A Big Ask 204 MDaines 01-Mar-19 18:35
Re: A Big Ask 204 Barbelo 01-Mar-19 21:42
Re: A Big Ask 217 Thanos5150 28-Feb-19 03:33
Re: A Big Ask 198 Thanos5150 28-Feb-19 17:11
Re: A Big Ask 203 MDaines 28-Feb-19 18:08
Heliopolis 220 Barbelo 28-Feb-19 20:18
Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 255 Dr. Troglodyte 04-Mar-19 23:56
Re: Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 219 MDaines 10-Mar-19 14:41
Re: Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 218 Dr. Troglodyte 12-Mar-19 00:17
Re: Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 196 MDaines 15-Mar-19 07:17
Re: Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 228 Dr. Troglodyte 15-Mar-19 16:41
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 260 molder 26-Feb-19 21:23
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 230 MDaines 27-Feb-19 12:06
Three Wise Men 206 MDaines 02-Mar-19 15:31
Re: Three Wise Men 211 Thanos5150 02-Mar-19 17:05
Harran and the Sabians 218 MDaines 03-Mar-19 08:33
Re: Harran and the Sabians 217 Thanos5150 03-Mar-19 16:40
Re: Harran and the Sabians 225 MDaines 03-Mar-19 19:24
Re: Harran and the Sabians 178 Thanos5150 06-Mar-19 01:50
Re: Harran and the Sabians 200 MDaines 06-Mar-19 08:22
Re: Harran and the Sabians 184 Thanos5150 07-Mar-19 02:09
Re: Harran and the Sabians 196 MDaines 07-Mar-19 08:20
On the subject of Ebla and the Feather of Truth 202 MDaines 08-Mar-19 08:57
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 221 Broker 14-Mar-19 03:25
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 196 MDaines 17-Mar-19 09:11
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 192 SandyJesse 18-Apr-19 04:33
Celestial navigation and the ship 178 MDaines 23-Apr-19 07:21
Re: Celestial navigation and the ship 161 SandyJesse 25-Apr-19 01:50
Re: Celestial navigation and the ship 161 SandyJesse 30-Apr-19 05:16
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 163 seasmith 03-May-19 22:24
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 155 MDaines 04-May-19 08:28
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 150 seasmith 05-May-19 01:39
BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 156 MDaines 09-May-19 09:46
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 142 SandyJesse 12-May-19 09:58
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 143 MDaines 12-May-19 10:22
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 123 SandyJesse 14-May-19 05:21
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 131 MDaines 14-May-19 07:46
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 127 SandyJesse 16-May-19 03:19
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 130 drew 15-May-19 01:21
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 122 Barbelo 15-May-19 10:48
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 137 drew 15-May-19 23:59
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 126 Barbelo 16-May-19 01:45
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 90 drew 18-Jun-19 02:15
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 94 Barbelo 18-Jun-19 02:43
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 132 hendrik dirker 18-Jun-19 06:59
movement of Sun along horizon 104 hendrik dirker 19-Jun-19 16:23
Solstice & the epoch1250 BC 188 hendrik dirker 20-Jun-19 07:02
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 127 MDaines 15-May-19 11:00
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 145 Horatech 15-May-19 12:10
To Easter Island? 140 MDaines 15-May-19 18:10
Re: To Easter Island? 126 Horatech 16-May-19 06:56
Re: To Easter Island? 128 Horatech 16-May-19 23:48
Re: To Easter Island? 136 Horatech 17-May-19 06:25
Re: To Easter Island? 113 Barbelo 17-May-19 10:53
Re: To Easter Island? 146 MDaines 17-May-19 11:41
What A Shame 123 Barbelo 17-May-19 21:14
Re: What A Shame 137 MDaines 18-May-19 07:57
Great Circles and Small Circles 129 Dr. Troglodyte 18-May-19 17:34
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 156 MDaines 18-May-19 19:09
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 133 Dr. Troglodyte 19-May-19 17:07
Going Round in Circles and then to Easter Island? 149 MDaines 19-May-19 18:10
Re: Going Round in Circles and then to Easter Island? 139 Horatech 25-May-19 10:53
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 149 Horatech 20-May-19 07:33
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 130 Horatech 21-May-19 09:52
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 143 Dr. Troglodyte 21-May-19 18:30
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 163 MDaines 23-May-19 07:51
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 152 Horatech 23-May-19 10:48
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 131 MDaines 23-May-19 17:07
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 146 Horatech 24-May-19 08:12
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 167 Dr. Troglodyte 23-May-19 16:05
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 145 MDaines 23-May-19 17:05
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 148 Dr. Troglodyte 23-May-19 17:31
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 152 Horatech 27-May-19 10:30
Re: What A Shame 128 Barbelo 19-May-19 20:48
Re: To Easter Island? 125 Horatech 18-May-19 09:28
Re: To Easter Island? 113 Eddie Larry 17-May-19 15:11
Re: To Easter Island? 116 Horatech 18-May-19 14:58
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 137 drew 15-May-19 23:57
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 125 MDaines 16-May-19 06:14
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 125 drew 16-May-19 06:42
ps 118 drew 16-May-19 07:22
Re: ps 115 Barbelo 16-May-19 11:11
Re: ps 133 MDaines 16-May-19 12:10
Re: ps 149 Thanos5150 16-May-19 16:06
Re: ps 150 Barbelo 16-May-19 21:00
Sometimes I go the long way round… 164 drew 17-May-19 00:59


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