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M. J. Thomas Wrote:
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> A major problem with the idea that the King’s
> Chamber was filled with water (to any level) is
> the simple fact that the Chamber is far from being
> watertight.
> As is well known, the floor of this Chamber is
> inserted between the walls, thus creating a gap
> between the base of the Chamber walls and the
> sides of the floor .
> Somewhere on the Internet are photos of the
> excavation underneath the north end of the
> sarcophagus (granite box, if preferred) and the
> area between that and the north wall of the
> Chamber.*
> These photos reveal gaps between the limestone
> core blocks on which the granite flooring rests.
> Any water entering the King’s Chamber would
> simply have drained down into the body of the
> Pyramid.
>
> Robin (MJT)
>
> *it is not known who was responsible for this
> excavation, but the consensus is – so I believe
> - that it is the handiwork of Al Mamun (spelling?)
> and his motley crew.
>
> p.s. I am one of those batty individuals who has
> the temerity to support the view that the Great
> Pyramid of Giza and other Egyptian pyramids are
> tombs.

I'm one of those individuals that supports the notion that we have no idea whatsoever of the designed purpose of the great pyramid.
Maybe one day there'll be sufficient hard evidence to make an informed decision one way or the other.
Until then, everything's no more than speculation.
In the meantime, keep looking and keep discussing.

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