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Report from Mr Sherif El Morsi (+ more informations about Mr Sherif El Morsi on

“I have spent the past 12 years doing on-site research in the Giza Necropolis. My research has brought some important discoveries such as the Neolithic honeycombed community of cavern dwellers on the Great Pyramid eastern escarpment, the megalith ramp used for hauling the granite blocks up the escarpment to be used in the construction of the Kings chamber, and just recently the different extensive erosion patterns found on different elevations in the Giza plateau with an existing ancient shoreline.

I Like to thank Ms. Antoine Gigal for this honourable invitation to put on her prestigious board my following work. I am following the footsteps of the renown geologist Dr. Schoch and the great writer/journalist Graham Hamcock, but expanding their theory that is based on erosion patterns found on the Sphinx body due to water erosion. I have found that the extensive erosion patterns at the lower elevations of the plateau are different to the erosion patterns found at higher elevations. These erosion patterns are due to the Necropolis’s inundation by water. The inundation of water reaches a maximum of 75 meters over our current sea level creating a shoreline at the Khafra enclosure that spans all the way across to the Menkara temple. This shoreline is a 2 meter high intertidal range showing pitting and tidal notches due to seawater, wave mechanics, and tidal ebbing. At the lower levels such as at the Sphinx, the Sphinx temple, the first 20 courses of the Great pyramid including the boat pits; we see erosion due to deeper water saturation, where the stone blocks and wall linings have absorbed sea water. As the waters receded and a dry sunny windy climate took place, these megalithic stone blocks started weathering, creating tafoni erosions which are due to the salt chemically reacting and flaking the limestone with pitting formations.


Hi L

Previously discussed here on GHMB,
some readers may not be aware of the above excerpt

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Re: The Menkaure Puzzle 520 PB Bytes 09-Mar-13 05:54
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Re: The Menkaure Puzzle 359 Mr.Ward 12-Mar-13 15:26
Re: The Menkaure Puzzle 401 molder 13-Mar-13 02:32
Re: The Menkaure Puzzle 384 Thanos5150 13-Mar-13 05:52
Re: The Menkaure Puzzle 376 loveritas 13-Mar-13 06:36
Re: 3/3/3/3.....2/2 384 Thunderbird 13-Mar-13 14:55
Re: 3/3/3/3.....2/2 405 loveritas 14-Mar-13 06:34
Re: The Menkaure Puzzle 389 Thanos5150 13-Mar-13 15:41
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Re: The Menkaure Puzzle 370 Thanos5150 13-Mar-13 15:43
Re: Erosion/Time 417 Thunderbird 13-Mar-13 14:35
Re: The Menkaure Puzzle 413 Mr.Ward 13-Mar-13 15:25
Re: The Menkaure Puzzle 363 MJT 09-Mar-13 21:06
Re: The Menkaure Puzzle 427 Scott Creighton 09-Mar-13 23:05
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Re: Misinterpretation 353 loveritas 10-Mar-13 03:01
Re: Misinterpretation 344 Archae Solenhofen 10-Mar-13 04:30
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Re: Misinterpretation 402 loveritas 10-Mar-13 20:48
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Re: Misinterpretation 383 loveritas 11-Mar-13 06:34
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Re: Builders legacy.... 499 Scott Creighton 11-Mar-13 18:23
Re: the plot thickens... 641 Thunderbird 11-Mar-13 19:28
Forgery - Merrell, SC? 327 PB Bytes 11-Mar-13 22:18
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Re: Forgery - Coppens chimes in... 432 PB Bytes 11-Mar-13 23:03
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Re: Forgery - Coppens chimes in... 450 Martin Stower 12-Mar-13 14:45
Re: Forgery - Thank you Martin and Merrell 390 PB Bytes 12-Mar-13 15:31
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Re: Martin - follow up... 427 Martin Stower 12-Mar-13 16:37
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Re:Notice the Pattern.... 399 Thunderbird 12-Mar-13 19:45
Re:Notice the Pattern.... 395 Martin Stower 13-Mar-13 15:58
Re:Bias aside..... 433 Thunderbird 13-Mar-13 18:21
Re:Bias aside..... 400 Martin Stower 13-Mar-13 18:58
Re:Menkaure....Vyse wins the lottery ....again! 386 Thunderbird 13-Mar-13 19:09
Re:Menkaure....Vyse wins the lottery ....again! 424 Scott Creighton 14-Mar-13 11:00
Re:Menkaure....Vyse wins the lottery ....again! 403 Thanos5150 14-Mar-13 17:37
Re:Menkaure....Vyse wins the lottery ....again! 427 Martin Stower 15-Mar-13 17:01
Re:Menkaure....Vyse wins the lottery ....again! 399 Scott Creighton 15-Mar-13 17:16
Re:Menkaure....Vyse wins the lottery ....again! 436 Martin Stower 15-Mar-13 17:58
Re:Menkaure....Vyse wins the lottery ....again! 368 Martin Stower 15-Mar-13 17:28
Re:Notice the Pattern.... 408 Merrell 13-Mar-13 17:27
Re:Khaemwaset/Unas pyramid repairs. 746 Thunderbird 12-Mar-13 02:55
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Re: The Stages 377 Thunderbird 14-Mar-13 00:21
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Re: The Menkaure Puzzle 395 Dr. Troglodyte 14-Mar-13 21:05
Re: The Menkaure Puzzle 425 loveritas 14-Mar-13 23:01
Re: The Menkaure Puzzle 381 Dr. Troglodyte 15-Mar-13 00:07
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Re: The Menkaure Puzzle 363 Archae Solenhofen 15-Mar-13 15:45
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Re: But if you look at the limestone core blocks.... 368 Thunderbird 14-Mar-13 18:29
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Re: Archae's take on this quote 472 Thunderbird 15-Mar-13 00:02
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Re: The Menkaure Puzzle 403 DUNE 15-Mar-13 14:12
Re: shoreline Khafra enclosure - Menkara temple 518 Thunderbird 16-Mar-13 03:44
Re: shoreline Khafra enclosure - Menkara temple 365 loveritas 16-Mar-13 06:24
Re: anaksunamun/nt 425 Thunderbird 16-Mar-13 15:47
Re: The Menkaure Puzzle 334 molder 17-Mar-13 08:59
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