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Barbelo writes “I know that you do not place much importance on the causeway but it must be considered.”

I wrote that the ultimate direction of it was not important - not the same thing. Sorry, Barbelo, but I’m thinking you miss the point of my original question. The word I have is ‘ship’, not causeway, which is why I’m looking into the three ships. The causeway has the same orientation as the ship, so we can cut the pear in two (as the French say) and consider that I place importance now on the orientation of both – but the initial orientation that leads to the monument(s) because that’s where the ship is.


“But first, let's consider the N/S boat pits. They may be orientated that way because of the pyramid, but not necessarily. They may respect what is commonly referred to as the Mortuary Temple.”

I don’t see what that changes as to their importance. They have the prime position and they hug the east of the Great Pyramid.


“Secondly, the most easterly boat pit is at the same angle as the causeway but does not, but almost does, encroach upon it. Therefore, this pit was either excavated first and the causeway respects it, or, the causeway was constructed first and the boat pit respects it.”

If it does not, but almost does – then it resembles the distance between a well-placed boat and its mooring.


“The Polynesian angle can be supported by the correlation of Easter Island glyphs with Indus Valley glyphs. As well, the reed boats of Lake Titicaca are very similar to those of the Nile River.
A different world landscape?”

Fine, but irrelevant to the three ships at Giza. I have no problem with there being a relationship between images from different parts of the world – convinced that one exists. The boat of Noah in my translation, The Story of Sukurru, is a round ‘straw’ coracle…dated to 2600 BC at least. Boats and ships come in all shapes and sizes. But the three boat pits in question appear to be, by their shape and size, completely apart from the rest.


“The fact that the boat pits of real consequence at the GP are rectangular and face true E/W and were only recently discovered leads me to think that if anyone wished to research boat pits at Giza, then these would be a starting point.”

They may face east/west but they were placed along the south side of the Great Pyramid. Not sure that this makes them of more real consequence. The boat of Khufu, which I saw for myself in January this year, is magnificent and incredibly important. Not saying otherwise. Once again, I’m afraid you miss the point of my questions. The boat pits there are not my starting point because my starting point is the Sumerian language which gives me the tantalising possibility of ‘three ships’. And the fact is that the starting point of cosmic reference is the east, like the rising sun – east of the Great Pyramid.

Madeleine

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The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 3820 MDaines 22-Feb-19 09:52
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 678 Thanos5150 22-Feb-19 16:15
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 520 MDaines 23-Feb-19 18:01
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 514 Thanos5150 24-Feb-19 03:06
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 483 Eddie Larry 22-Feb-19 18:39
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 520 cladking 22-Feb-19 20:12
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 498 MDaines 23-Feb-19 07:40
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 439 cladking 23-Feb-19 14:28
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 461 MDaines 23-Feb-19 15:23
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 389 cladking 02-Mar-19 16:31
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 429 Eddie Larry 23-Feb-19 16:24
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 431 Spiros 25-Feb-19 00:41
On the subject of Zechariah Sitchin 510 MDaines 25-Feb-19 14:49
Re: On the subject of Zechariah Sitchin 399 Spiros 04-Mar-19 01:11
The Exalted Sumero-Greek EN 413 MDaines 04-Mar-19 18:24
A Big Ask 486 Dr. Troglodyte 26-Feb-19 01:27
Re: A Big Ask 399 MDaines 26-Feb-19 14:25
Re: A Big Ask 500 Dr. Troglodyte 26-Feb-19 17:14
Re: A Big Ask 385 MDaines 26-Feb-19 19:30
Re: A Big Ask 390 Barbelo 26-Feb-19 20:23
Re: A Big Ask 404 MDaines 27-Feb-19 12:13
Re: A Big Ask 339 Barbelo 27-Feb-19 20:28
Re: A Big Ask 352 MDaines 28-Feb-19 14:05
Re: A Big Ask 377 Barbelo 28-Feb-19 19:59
Re: A Big Ask 419 Thanos5150 01-Mar-19 00:46
Re: A Big Ask 387 Barbelo 01-Mar-19 01:19
Re: A Big Ask 428 Thanos5150 01-Mar-19 05:20
Re: A Weird Ask 427 Barbelo 01-Mar-19 11:13
Re: A Weird Ask 450 Thanos5150 02-Mar-19 05:12
Re: A Weird Ask 528 Barbelo 02-Mar-19 07:06
Re: A Big Ask 377 MDaines 01-Mar-19 18:35
Re: A Big Ask 371 Barbelo 01-Mar-19 21:42
Re: A Big Ask 405 Thanos5150 28-Feb-19 03:33
Re: A Big Ask 381 Thanos5150 28-Feb-19 17:11
Re: A Big Ask 378 MDaines 28-Feb-19 18:08
Heliopolis 488 Barbelo 28-Feb-19 20:18
Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 467 Dr. Troglodyte 04-Mar-19 23:56
Re: Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 415 MDaines 10-Mar-19 14:41
Re: Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 401 Dr. Troglodyte 12-Mar-19 00:17
Re: Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 359 MDaines 15-Mar-19 07:17
Re: Midpoint Sunrise-Sunset 459 Dr. Troglodyte 15-Mar-19 16:41
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 432 molder 26-Feb-19 21:23
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 420 MDaines 27-Feb-19 12:06
Three Wise Men 418 MDaines 02-Mar-19 15:31
Re: Three Wise Men 386 Thanos5150 02-Mar-19 17:05
Harran and the Sabians 482 MDaines 03-Mar-19 08:33
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Re: Harran and the Sabians 382 MDaines 07-Mar-19 08:20
On the subject of Ebla and the Feather of Truth 376 MDaines 08-Mar-19 08:57
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 438 Broker 14-Mar-19 03:25
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 352 MDaines 17-Mar-19 09:11
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 369 SandyJesse 18-Apr-19 04:33
Celestial navigation and the ship 353 MDaines 23-Apr-19 07:21
Re: Celestial navigation and the ship 357 SandyJesse 25-Apr-19 01:50
Re: Celestial navigation and the ship 373 SandyJesse 30-Apr-19 05:16
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 338 seasmith 03-May-19 22:24
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 311 MDaines 04-May-19 08:28
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 394 seasmith 05-May-19 01:39
BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 384 MDaines 09-May-19 09:46
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 361 SandyJesse 12-May-19 09:58
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 310 MDaines 12-May-19 10:22
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 310 SandyJesse 14-May-19 05:21
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 285 MDaines 14-May-19 07:46
Re: BEFORE BABEL The Crystal Tongue 315 SandyJesse 16-May-19 03:19
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 283 drew 15-May-19 01:21
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 267 Barbelo 15-May-19 10:48
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 317 drew 15-May-19 23:59
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 276 Barbelo 16-May-19 01:45
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 252 drew 18-Jun-19 02:15
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 249 Barbelo 18-Jun-19 02:43
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 299 hendrik dirker 18-Jun-19 06:59
movement of Sun along horizon 252 hendrik dirker 19-Jun-19 16:23
Solstice & the epoch1250 BC 484 hendrik dirker 20-Jun-19 07:02
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 272 MDaines 15-May-19 11:00
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 324 Horatech 15-May-19 12:10
To Easter Island? 288 MDaines 15-May-19 18:10
Re: To Easter Island? 305 Horatech 16-May-19 06:56
Re: To Easter Island? 305 Horatech 16-May-19 23:48
Re: To Easter Island? 347 Horatech 17-May-19 06:25
Re: To Easter Island? 269 Barbelo 17-May-19 10:53
Re: To Easter Island? 295 MDaines 17-May-19 11:41
What A Shame 287 Barbelo 17-May-19 21:14
Re: What A Shame 298 MDaines 18-May-19 07:57
Great Circles and Small Circles 578 Dr. Troglodyte 18-May-19 17:34
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 320 MDaines 18-May-19 19:09
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 286 Dr. Troglodyte 19-May-19 17:07
Going Round in Circles and then to Easter Island? 328 MDaines 19-May-19 18:10
Re: Going Round in Circles and then to Easter Island? 338 Horatech 25-May-19 10:53
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 318 Horatech 20-May-19 07:33
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 300 Horatech 21-May-19 09:52
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 349 Dr. Troglodyte 21-May-19 18:30
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 335 MDaines 23-May-19 07:51
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 326 Horatech 23-May-19 10:48
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 295 MDaines 23-May-19 17:07
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 332 Horatech 24-May-19 08:12
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 325 Dr. Troglodyte 23-May-19 16:05
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 316 MDaines 23-May-19 17:05
Re: Great Circles, Small Circles, Easter Island 339 Dr. Troglodyte 23-May-19 17:31
Re: Great Circles and Small Circles and Easter Island 373 Horatech 27-May-19 10:30
Re: What A Shame 285 Barbelo 19-May-19 20:48
Re: To Easter Island? 306 Horatech 18-May-19 09:28
Re: To Easter Island? 262 Eddie Larry 17-May-19 15:11
Re: To Easter Island? 297 Horatech 18-May-19 14:58
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 296 drew 15-May-19 23:57
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 297 MDaines 16-May-19 06:14
Re: The Three Stone Ships from the East - of the Giza Plateau 292 drew 16-May-19 06:42
ps 256 drew 16-May-19 07:22
Re: ps 272 Barbelo 16-May-19 11:11
Re: ps 283 MDaines 16-May-19 12:10
Re: ps 314 Thanos5150 16-May-19 16:06
Re: ps 303 Barbelo 16-May-19 21:00
Sometimes I go the long way round… 325 drew 17-May-19 00:59


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