Mysteries :  The Official GrahamHancock.com forums
For serious discussion of the controversies, approaches and enigmas surrounding the origins and development of the human species and of human civilization. (NB: for more ‘out there’ posts we point you in the direction of the ‘Paranormal & Supernatural’ Message Board). 
Welcome! Log InRegister
"Are we talking about the same Washington Monument? The monument I'm familiar with is a 169 metres tall, and its construction was well-documented."

Well said. Only someone unfamilair with the territory would suggest that it had been moved from Egypt.

"Here is the passage who is refered too I think :"

That's the one. Congratulations, you found what I had already quoted on the page that I named.

"I just emailed Gary requesting clarification - so hopefully, we'll know soon."

Do that if you like. I have already written him. He says in his remarks section of his site that he is having trouble keeping up with personal emails
much less answering remarks on line. If he answers in order, I will get my answer before you will :-)

While you're at it, why not ask him if he really meant to allude to Thomas Jefferson as a "member of Congress":

"In 1791, French architect and engineer Pierre L’Enfant (1754-1852) was commissioned by Washington to design the ground plan of the capital city,
and L’Enfant worked on these plans with member of Congress, Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826)."

Jefferson was Secretary of State at the time.

Also, please ask him about figure 4 on the Washington Pyramid page, where he points out the large triangle in the DC map with New Hampshire Ave as one side.

You might ask him if he had looked at the map before he made the following statement:

"The fact that the Capitol Building is right on the spot where the other 52-degree line ends at the base, is evident that what we see was the intended ]
picture."

The 'other 52-degree line' is the right side of the triangle, and connects Logan Cr and Mt Vernon Square, but it does not intersect with the CB as he says, take a look:

[www.geocities.com]

The Capitol is located north of that spot, meaning that the section of Penn Ave between the CB and WH is not at 23.5 degrees as is the section to the
northwest of the Wh. Note that in figure 4, he paints PA yellow and labels it 23.5 degrees all the way from the CB to Georgetown. If you get a large
planning map, you will see that NY Ave mirrors Penn Ave. and is also 'turned up' south of the WH by about 3 degrees. This eliminates two 23 degree segments
from his figure 6 diagram.

You will notice that figure 7 is figure 6 projected onto the DC map (I first posted about that here in 2002, do a search for bigbytes as author of posts),
and that the Washington Monument supposedly falls in the middle of the bottom line of his triangle; that is, he says nothing to suggest that it isn't located there - but if you look, or read, you will see that the monument is 371 feet east and 123 feet south of this mid-point.

[www.geocities.com]

This eliminates four more line segments from figure 6.

Big Bytes
[www.geocities.com]

Options: ReplyQuote


Subject Views Written By Posted
Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 1176 bigbytes 26-Dec-06 21:27
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 362 Deep1 26-Dec-06 22:26
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 268 gadavid 28-Dec-06 20:20
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 283 bigbytes 28-Dec-06 22:18
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 262 gadavid 28-Dec-06 23:42
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 294 bigbytes 31-Dec-06 17:52
let's get Gary's link clickable to figure it out 331 Joyeuse 26-Dec-06 22:48
Re: let's get Gary's link clickable to figure it out 345 Deep1 26-Dec-06 23:10
Re: let's get Gary's link clickable to figure it out 247 Joyeuse 26-Dec-06 23:21
Let's ask Gary 333 bigbytes 27-Dec-06 00:49
Re: let's get Gary's link clickable to figure it out 293 Gigatron 27-Dec-06 18:05
Re: let's get Gary's link clickable to figure it out 284 bigbytes 27-Dec-06 20:05
Re: let's get Gary's link clickable to figure it out 284 OCaptain 28-Dec-06 14:40
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 271 Ahatmose 27-Dec-06 22:01
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 307 bigbytes 27-Dec-06 23:25
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 253 Ahatmose 28-Dec-06 00:21
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 296 SphinxNose 28-Dec-06 19:03
Some info. 293 Astikapati 28-Dec-06 20:41
Re: Some info. 331 bigbytes 28-Dec-06 22:32
Re: Some info. 335 Gary Osborn 04-Jan-07 13:01
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 259 Gary Osborn 04-Jan-07 12:18
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 271 bigbytes 04-Jan-07 13:53
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 301 Gary Osborn 04-Jan-07 17:04
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 280 bigbytes 04-Jan-07 20:48
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 285 Gary Osborn 04-Jan-07 17:29
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 301 Gary Osborn 04-Jan-07 19:20
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 280 Gary Osborn 04-Jan-07 19:26
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 306 bigbytes 05-Jan-07 14:03
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 283 Ahatmose 05-Jan-07 16:18
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 294 Gary Osborn 05-Jan-07 17:49
Why Things Are Slightly Relocated 302 jnisbet 07-Jan-07 04:43
Re: Why Things Are Slightly Relocated 274 Gary Osborn 07-Jan-07 10:56
Re: Why Things Are Slightly Relocated 286 bigbytes 07-Jan-07 14:37
Re: Why Things Are Slightly Relocated 290 bigbytes 07-Jan-07 15:21
Re: Why Things Are Slightly Relocated 276 Gary Osborn 07-Jan-07 16:15
Re: Why Things Are Slightly Relocated 314 bigbytes 07-Jan-07 17:49
Re: Why Things Are Slightly Relocated 294 Gary Osborn 07-Jan-07 19:37
Re: Why Things Are Slightly Relocated 266 Broker 10-Jan-07 23:37
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 264 Gary Osborn 05-Jan-07 18:04
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 306 Ahatmose 05-Jan-07 18:42
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 257 Gary Osborn 05-Jan-07 19:01
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 289 Gary Osborn 05-Jan-07 19:02
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 270 Ahatmose 05-Jan-07 21:34
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 276 Gary Osborn 05-Jan-07 21:45
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 277 Ahatmose 05-Jan-07 22:31
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 271 Gary Osborn 05-Jan-07 22:43
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 298 bigbytes 05-Jan-07 22:55
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 352 Gary Osborn 05-Jan-07 23:36
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 267 bigbytes 06-Jan-07 00:20
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 282 Ahatmose 05-Jan-07 23:56
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 241 bigbytes 06-Jan-07 00:36
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 282 Gary Osborn 06-Jan-07 01:28
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 292 bigbytes 06-Jan-07 13:17
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 270 Gary Osborn 06-Jan-07 15:44
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 293 bigbytes 05-Jan-07 22:53
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 301 bigbytes 05-Jan-07 23:27
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 286 Gary Osborn 05-Jan-07 23:41
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 262 bigbytes 06-Jan-07 00:31
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 284 Gary Osborn 05-Jan-07 20:32
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 294 bigbytes 05-Jan-07 20:42
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 284 Gary Osborn 05-Jan-07 21:43
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 281 Joyeuse 05-Jan-07 20:48
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 292 Gary Osborn 05-Jan-07 17:31
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 283 bigbytes 05-Jan-07 20:51
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 280 Gary Osborn 05-Jan-07 21:19
Re: Washington Monument was moved from Luxor 287 Gary Osborn 05-Jan-07 09:52
Location of the Capitol Building 272 bigbytes 06-Jan-07 13:47
Re: Location of the Capitol Building 269 Gary Osborn 06-Jan-07 15:30
Re: Location of the Capitol Building 311 bigbytes 06-Jan-07 16:14
Re: Location of the Capitol Building 272 Gary Osborn 06-Jan-07 16:37
Re: Location of the Capitol Building 303 GaneshVamatheva 07-Jan-07 20:19


Sorry, only registered users may post in this forum.