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Yourconscience Wrote:
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> Any idea how the builders of Tiwanaku in Bolivia
> moved these hundred ton blocks over 65 miles from
> the quarries when the altitude there is plus
> 13,000 feet above sea level, that is, an altitude
> where no trees exist? It is said the complex was
> populated at 40,000 people around 12,800 years
> ago.
The quarry for the largest stones (sandstone) - the one you're referring to is the only stone over 100 tons - is 6 miles away, not 65 miles away.

Did Hancock say 65 miles?

The (much smaller) Andesite stone came from 56 miles away.

Harte

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