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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 3498 MDaines 22-Feb-19 09:52
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 495 Thanos5150 22-Feb-19 16:15
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 365 MDaines 23-Feb-19 18:01
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 330 Thanos5150 24-Feb-19 03:06
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 342 Eddie Larry 22-Feb-19 18:39
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 330 cladking 22-Feb-19 20:12
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 320 MDaines 23-Feb-19 07:40
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 285 cladking 23-Feb-19 14:28
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 291 MDaines 23-Feb-19 15:23
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 243 cladking 02-Mar-19 16:31
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 281 Eddie Larry 23-Feb-19 16:24
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 285 Spiros 25-Feb-19 00:41
On the subject of Zechariah Sitchin 322 MDaines 25-Feb-19 14:49
Re: On the subject of Zechariah Sitchin 256 Spiros 04-Mar-19 01:11
The Exalted Sumero-Greek EN 257 MDaines 04-Mar-19 18:24
A Big Ask 321 Dr. Troglodyte 26-Feb-19 01:27
Re: A Big Ask 255 MDaines 26-Feb-19 14:25
Re: A Big Ask 320 Dr. Troglodyte 26-Feb-19 17:14
Re: A Big Ask 228 MDaines 26-Feb-19 19:30
Re: A Big Ask 244 Barbelo 26-Feb-19 20:23
Re: A Big Ask 253 MDaines 27-Feb-19 12:13
Re: A Big Ask 203 Barbelo 27-Feb-19 20:28
Re: A Big Ask 204 MDaines 28-Feb-19 14:05
Re: A Big Ask 234 Barbelo 28-Feb-19 19:59
Re: A Big Ask 254 Thanos5150 01-Mar-19 00:46
Re: A Big Ask 254 Barbelo 01-Mar-19 01:19
Re: A Big Ask 271 Thanos5150 01-Mar-19 05:20
Re: A Weird Ask 252 Barbelo 01-Mar-19 11:13
Re: A Weird Ask 237 Thanos5150 02-Mar-19 05:12
Re: A Weird Ask 240 Barbelo 02-Mar-19 07:06
Re: A Big Ask 226 MDaines 01-Mar-19 18:35
Re: A Big Ask 224 Barbelo 01-Mar-19 21:42
Re: A Big Ask 247 Thanos5150 28-Feb-19 03:33
Re: A Big Ask 221 Thanos5150 28-Feb-19 17:11
Re: A Big Ask 223 MDaines 28-Feb-19 18:08
Heliopolis 241 Barbelo 28-Feb-19 20:18
Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 288 Dr. Troglodyte 04-Mar-19 23:56
Re: Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 244 MDaines 10-Mar-19 14:41
Re: Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 251 Dr. Troglodyte 12-Mar-19 00:17
Re: Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 219 MDaines 15-Mar-19 07:17
Re: Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 263 Dr. Troglodyte 15-Mar-19 16:41
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 282 molder 26-Feb-19 21:23
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 260 MDaines 27-Feb-19 12:06
Three Wise Men 223 MDaines 02-Mar-19 15:31
Re: Three Wise Men 229 Thanos5150 02-Mar-19 17:05
Harran and the Sabians 244 MDaines 03-Mar-19 08:33
Re: Harran and the Sabians 258 Thanos5150 03-Mar-19 16:40
Re: Harran and the Sabians 245 MDaines 03-Mar-19 19:24
Re: Harran and the Sabians 206 Thanos5150 06-Mar-19 01:50
Re: Harran and the Sabians 215 MDaines 06-Mar-19 08:22
Re: Harran and the Sabians 203 Thanos5150 07-Mar-19 02:09
Re: Harran and the Sabians 226 MDaines 07-Mar-19 08:20
On the subject of Ebla and the Feather of Truth 223 MDaines 08-Mar-19 08:57
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 260 Broker 14-Mar-19 03:25
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 213 MDaines 17-Mar-19 09:11
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 224 SandyJesse 18-Apr-19 04:33
Celestial navigation and the ship 195 MDaines 23-Apr-19 07:21
Re: Celestial navigation and the ship 199 SandyJesse 25-Apr-19 01:50
Re: Celestial navigation and the ship 199 SandyJesse 30-Apr-19 05:16
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 181 seasmith 03-May-19 22:24
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 173 MDaines 04-May-19 08:28
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 167 seasmith 05-May-19 01:39
BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 186 MDaines 09-May-19 09:46
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 175 SandyJesse 12-May-19 09:58
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 162 MDaines 12-May-19 10:22
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 153 SandyJesse 14-May-19 05:21
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 151 MDaines 14-May-19 07:46
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 164 SandyJesse 16-May-19 03:19
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 149 drew 15-May-19 01:21
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 137 Barbelo 15-May-19 10:48
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 169 drew 15-May-19 23:59
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 150 Barbelo 16-May-19 01:45
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 115 drew 18-Jun-19 02:15
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 114 Barbelo 18-Jun-19 02:43
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 153 hendrik dirker 18-Jun-19 06:59
movement of Sun along horizon 125 hendrik dirker 19-Jun-19 16:23
Solstice & the epoch1250 BC 229 hendrik dirker 20-Jun-19 07:02
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 148 MDaines 15-May-19 11:00
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 163 Horatech 15-May-19 12:10
To Easter Island? 156 MDaines 15-May-19 18:10
Re: To Easter Island? 152 Horatech 16-May-19 06:56
Re: To Easter Island? 147 Horatech 16-May-19 23:48
Re: To Easter Island? 163 Horatech 17-May-19 06:25
Re: To Easter Island? 129 Barbelo 17-May-19 10:53
Re: To Easter Island? 165 MDaines 17-May-19 11:41
What A Shame 144 Barbelo 17-May-19 21:14
Re: What A Shame 161 MDaines 18-May-19 07:57
Great Circles and Small Circles 149 Dr. Troglodyte 18-May-19 17:34
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 177 MDaines 18-May-19 19:09
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 149 Dr. Troglodyte 19-May-19 17:07
Going Round in Circles and then to Easter Island? 175 MDaines 19-May-19 18:10
Re: Going Round in Circles and then to Easter Island? 162 Horatech 25-May-19 10:53
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 165 Horatech 20-May-19 07:33
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 147 Horatech 21-May-19 09:52
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 164 Dr. Troglodyte 21-May-19 18:30
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 190 MDaines 23-May-19 07:51
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 168 Horatech 23-May-19 10:48
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 152 MDaines 23-May-19 17:07
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 171 Horatech 24-May-19 08:12
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 195 Dr. Troglodyte 23-May-19 16:05
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 165 MDaines 23-May-19 17:05
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 170 Dr. Troglodyte 23-May-19 17:31
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 190 Horatech 27-May-19 10:30
Re: What A Shame 147 Barbelo 19-May-19 20:48
Re: To Easter Island? 144 Horatech 18-May-19 09:28
Re: To Easter Island? 130 Eddie Larry 17-May-19 15:11
Re: To Easter Island? 137 Horatech 18-May-19 14:58
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 160 drew 15-May-19 23:57
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 153 MDaines 16-May-19 06:14
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 144 drew 16-May-19 06:42
ps 136 drew 16-May-19 07:22
Re: ps 130 Barbelo 16-May-19 11:11
Re: ps 148 MDaines 16-May-19 12:10
Re: ps 169 Thanos5150 16-May-19 16:06
Re: ps 168 Barbelo 16-May-19 21:00
Sometimes I go the long way round… 185 drew 17-May-19 00:59


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