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2008 Excavations Season - Photo Gallery

The city wall

Aerial view of the city wall Two stages of the city wall The top of the Hellenistic period city wall Uncovering the base of the city wall
The original biblical period gate General view of the biblical period city wall and the blocked gate The upper part of the Hellenistic period wall The biblical period casemate wall

The gate area

General view of the gate from the north General view of the gate from the south Close-up of the southern half of the gate Close-up of biblical period ashlars
The south-west chamber of the gate was used as a silo Two drainage systems found in the gate The two central piers of the Biblical period gate

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