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MDaines Wrote:
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> The founding of Harran at the end of the 3rd
> millennium? Do you know of a text that
> establishes plainly that Harran did not exist
> earlier than that?

Occupation of the site goes back the the 6th millennium. The city of Harran by all accounts was established in the 3rd millennium. Clear archaeological remains of the city to my knowledge were not found dating to before the mid 3rd millennium and Harran appears to be part of a wave of rapid urbanization that appeared across Mesopotamia at this time. "Late 3rd millennium" is better replaced with just "3rd millennium" or "mid 3rd millennium".

> The Syrian Ebla tablets gave Harran as ‘a
> crossroads for trade in the Middle East’ at
> around 2300 BC. It would have been active well
> before that if it was already known far and wide
> as a crossroads. In fact, its very position along
> with this description would no doubt mean that
> Harran was in full contact with Egypt in the 3rd
> millennia, if not before.

I assume you are getting this line of thinking from Magicians of the Gods.

Regardless, why does this mean it would have been in contact with Egypt? Harran:


Regardless, this all quite a stretch and more of a means to an end to make the Sabians somehow relevant to a more ancient time which otherwise they are not.

> But I'm still interested in the origin of that
> Great Pyramid ship and would prefer to stay with
> that subject.

Sounds good.

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The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 3467 MDaines 22-Feb-19 09:52
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 480 Thanos5150 22-Feb-19 16:15
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 349 MDaines 23-Feb-19 18:01
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 310 Thanos5150 24-Feb-19 03:06
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 332 Eddie Larry 22-Feb-19 18:39
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 321 cladking 22-Feb-19 20:12
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 302 MDaines 23-Feb-19 07:40
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 269 cladking 23-Feb-19 14:28
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 282 MDaines 23-Feb-19 15:23
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 226 cladking 02-Mar-19 16:31
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 260 Eddie Larry 23-Feb-19 16:24
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 268 Spiros 25-Feb-19 00:41
On the subject of Zechariah Sitchin 306 MDaines 25-Feb-19 14:49
Re: On the subject of Zechariah Sitchin 239 Spiros 04-Mar-19 01:11
The Exalted Sumero-Greek EN 236 MDaines 04-Mar-19 18:24
A Big Ask 305 Dr. Troglodyte 26-Feb-19 01:27
Re: A Big Ask 244 MDaines 26-Feb-19 14:25
Re: A Big Ask 312 Dr. Troglodyte 26-Feb-19 17:14
Re: A Big Ask 212 MDaines 26-Feb-19 19:30
Re: A Big Ask 234 Barbelo 26-Feb-19 20:23
Re: A Big Ask 245 MDaines 27-Feb-19 12:13
Re: A Big Ask 196 Barbelo 27-Feb-19 20:28
Re: A Big Ask 196 MDaines 28-Feb-19 14:05
Re: A Big Ask 226 Barbelo 28-Feb-19 19:59
Re: A Big Ask 240 Thanos5150 01-Mar-19 00:46
Re: A Big Ask 241 Barbelo 01-Mar-19 01:19
Re: A Big Ask 252 Thanos5150 01-Mar-19 05:20
Re: A Weird Ask 222 Barbelo 01-Mar-19 11:13
Re: A Weird Ask 224 Thanos5150 02-Mar-19 05:12
Re: A Weird Ask 228 Barbelo 02-Mar-19 07:06
Re: A Big Ask 218 MDaines 01-Mar-19 18:35
Re: A Big Ask 216 Barbelo 01-Mar-19 21:42
Re: A Big Ask 227 Thanos5150 28-Feb-19 03:33
Re: A Big Ask 211 Thanos5150 28-Feb-19 17:11
Re: A Big Ask 215 MDaines 28-Feb-19 18:08
Heliopolis 232 Barbelo 28-Feb-19 20:18
Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 267 Dr. Troglodyte 04-Mar-19 23:56
Re: Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 232 MDaines 10-Mar-19 14:41
Re: Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 230 Dr. Troglodyte 12-Mar-19 00:17
Re: Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 207 MDaines 15-Mar-19 07:17
Re: Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 242 Dr. Troglodyte 15-Mar-19 16:41
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 268 molder 26-Feb-19 21:23
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 247 MDaines 27-Feb-19 12:06
Three Wise Men 217 MDaines 02-Mar-19 15:31
Re: Three Wise Men 219 Thanos5150 02-Mar-19 17:05
Harran and the Sabians 232 MDaines 03-Mar-19 08:33
Re: Harran and the Sabians 232 Thanos5150 03-Mar-19 16:40
Re: Harran and the Sabians 235 MDaines 03-Mar-19 19:24
Re: Harran and the Sabians 190 Thanos5150 06-Mar-19 01:50
Re: Harran and the Sabians 208 MDaines 06-Mar-19 08:22
Re: Harran and the Sabians 196 Thanos5150 07-Mar-19 02:09
Re: Harran and the Sabians 211 MDaines 07-Mar-19 08:20
On the subject of Ebla and the Feather of Truth 211 MDaines 08-Mar-19 08:57
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 232 Broker 14-Mar-19 03:25
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 203 MDaines 17-Mar-19 09:11
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 205 SandyJesse 18-Apr-19 04:33
Celestial navigation and the ship 187 MDaines 23-Apr-19 07:21
Re: Celestial navigation and the ship 173 SandyJesse 25-Apr-19 01:50
Re: Celestial navigation and the ship 174 SandyJesse 30-Apr-19 05:16
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 171 seasmith 03-May-19 22:24
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 165 MDaines 04-May-19 08:28
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 157 seasmith 05-May-19 01:39
BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 164 MDaines 09-May-19 09:46
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 157 SandyJesse 12-May-19 09:58
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 153 MDaines 12-May-19 10:22
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 136 SandyJesse 14-May-19 05:21
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 140 MDaines 14-May-19 07:46
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 139 SandyJesse 16-May-19 03:19
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 136 drew 15-May-19 01:21
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 128 Barbelo 15-May-19 10:48
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 147 drew 15-May-19 23:59
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 138 Barbelo 16-May-19 01:45
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 99 drew 18-Jun-19 02:15
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 106 Barbelo 18-Jun-19 02:43
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 140 hendrik dirker 18-Jun-19 06:59
movement of Sun along horizon 111 hendrik dirker 19-Jun-19 16:23
Solstice & the epoch1250 BC 197 hendrik dirker 20-Jun-19 07:02
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 136 MDaines 15-May-19 11:00
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 154 Horatech 15-May-19 12:10
To Easter Island? 147 MDaines 15-May-19 18:10
Re: To Easter Island? 136 Horatech 16-May-19 06:56
Re: To Easter Island? 135 Horatech 16-May-19 23:48
Re: To Easter Island? 144 Horatech 17-May-19 06:25
Re: To Easter Island? 119 Barbelo 17-May-19 10:53
Re: To Easter Island? 154 MDaines 17-May-19 11:41
What A Shame 132 Barbelo 17-May-19 21:14
Re: What A Shame 149 MDaines 18-May-19 07:57
Great Circles and Small Circles 139 Dr. Troglodyte 18-May-19 17:34
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 164 MDaines 18-May-19 19:09
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 141 Dr. Troglodyte 19-May-19 17:07
Going Round in Circles and then to Easter Island? 157 MDaines 19-May-19 18:10
Re: Going Round in Circles and then to Easter Island? 153 Horatech 25-May-19 10:53
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 158 Horatech 20-May-19 07:33
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 138 Horatech 21-May-19 09:52
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 152 Dr. Troglodyte 21-May-19 18:30
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 172 MDaines 23-May-19 07:51
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 158 Horatech 23-May-19 10:48
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 140 MDaines 23-May-19 17:07
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 155 Horatech 24-May-19 08:12
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 185 Dr. Troglodyte 23-May-19 16:05
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 153 MDaines 23-May-19 17:05
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 159 Dr. Troglodyte 23-May-19 17:31
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 168 Horatech 27-May-19 10:30
Re: What A Shame 136 Barbelo 19-May-19 20:48
Re: To Easter Island? 133 Horatech 18-May-19 09:28
Re: To Easter Island? 122 Eddie Larry 17-May-19 15:11
Re: To Easter Island? 128 Horatech 18-May-19 14:58
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 146 drew 15-May-19 23:57
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 135 MDaines 16-May-19 06:14
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 131 drew 16-May-19 06:42
ps 124 drew 16-May-19 07:22
Re: ps 122 Barbelo 16-May-19 11:11
Re: ps 139 MDaines 16-May-19 12:10
Re: ps 158 Thanos5150 16-May-19 16:06
Re: ps 158 Barbelo 16-May-19 21:00
Sometimes I go the long way round… 171 drew 17-May-19 00:59


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