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Egypt discovers ancient port used by temple builders

March 27, 2019 - General

Egypt says archaeologists have found a 3,000-year-old port where stones were transported to be used in the building of temples and obelisks.

Credit: Egypt. Ministry of AntiquitiesThe Antiquities Ministry said Tuesday the port was located near the Gebel el-Silsila archaeological site in upper Egypt, near the southern city of Aswan. It says the port dates back to the 18th dynasty, which ruled from 1543 to 1292 BC.

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