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water system of Gibeon

James Bennett Pritchard

water system of Gibeon

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Published by University Museum, University of Pennsylvania in [Philadelphia] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water-supply engineering -- History.,
  • Al Jib (Jordan) -- Antiquities.

  • Edition Notes

    Gift - A.D. Tushingham.

    Statementby James B. Pritchard.
    SeriesUniversity Museum monograph -- no. 22
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDS154.9.A4 P7
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 23 p. :
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14773230M

    Pritchard, James B. (James Bennett) Overview. Works: The water system of Gibeon by James B Pritchard (Book) 16 editions published Bennett Pritchard, James Brītšārd, Ǧims. Brītšārd, Ǧims Binnit. EcoSmart Tankless Water Heaters. Hot water—whenever and wherever you want it—is one of life’s many comforts. EcoSmart’s patented, self-modulating, tankless water heating technology delivers hot water instantly—and for as long as you need it. As a tankless solution, you save up to 50% on water Missing: Gibeon. (Heb. גבעון), the largest and best known city in the territory of the tribe of Benjamin, resembling a royal city (Josh. ). Biblical Gibeon has been identified with modern el Jib, 6 miles (9 kms.) north of Jerusalem. The first proper.


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The Water System of Gibeon James B. Pritchard. 40 pages | 8 1/2 x 11 | 48 illus. Paper | ISBN | $s | Outside the Americas £ Distributed for the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology. University Museum Monograph, Genre/Form: History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Pritchard, James B.

(James Bennett), Water system of Gibeon. [Philadelphia] University. Two water systems have been excavated at Gibeon. The dating of both is difficult and disputed, but both were probably operational in the Iron II period.

The stepped tunnel had 93 steps leading to the spring. The cylindrical shaft is 40 feet (12 m) in diameter and 35.

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4 Then the LORD said to Gideon, “There are still too many people. Take them down Missing: Gibeon. At the bottom was the cistern room filled with water from the main spring outside the city wall.

This tunnel also was cut from the solid rock, although the crookedness of it indicates that the engineers followed the natural fissures of the rock. See Water. Bibliography J. Pritchard, Gibeon, Where the Sun Stood Still ().

This kind of water system was common to many of the larger cities. We find variations of it at Hazor, Ibleam, Gezer, Gibeon, Beersheba and elsewhere. Jerusalem's system goes back to the 18th century BC. Indeed, one site, called Khirbet ez-Zeraqun, has a rock-cut water system dating to.

Hi, Amitim Latiyulim group have done it again =). They have arranged a visit to Tel Gibeon water system. This place is only 5 km from my parents old house in Jerusalem.

But not only that I havn’t been there, I only learned about this place couple of years ago when I found a tour book and saw the illustration of this beautiful water system: the spring, the well, the staircase.

Water was therefore an important factor determining the situation of settlements in antiquity. Initially, many settlements were located near water sources, mainly. It is m in diameter and m deep, with a spiral staircase of 79 steps cut into the walls of the pool, continuing downwards into a tunnel that provides access to a water chamber 24m below the level of the city.

It is possible, but cannot be proven, that this structure is the " pool of Gibeon " of 2 Samuel Coordinates: 31°50′51″N 35°11′00″E /. EXIT to CWS Homepage.

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(2) The water-system at Gibeon consisted of a water-chamber cut into the rock, reached by a spiral staircase, and an Iron Age tunnel of 93 steps leading to the spring outside the city wall. Corrobortion of the Kars infrastructure of the water supply systems in the biblical City David by similar Karst features in Israel.

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Gibeon is the scene of many significant events mentioned in the Old Testament. Through its gates and beside its copious waters there had passed, through six centuries of its recorded history, a long line of colorful and well-known figures: Joshua, the conqueror; Abner, the commander-in-chief of Saul; Joab.

Modern excavations there have discovered a water system, perhaps referred to in Second Samuel and Jeremiah. See Gibbar Gibbar, in the Book of Ezra, family that returned with Zerubbabel. In a similar list in the Book of Nehemiah, Gibeon appears instead; therefore, Gibbar may stand for Gibeon, and the children of Gibbar are then Gibeonites.

Joshua | View whole chapter | See verse in context And when the inhabitants of Gibeon heard what Joshua had done unto Jericho and to Ai, Joshua | View whole chapter | See verse in context And the children of Israel journeyed, and came unto their cities on the third day.

Now their cities were Gibeon, and Chephirah, and Beeroth, and Kirjathjearim. James B. Pritchard has 25 books on Goodreads with ratings.

James B. Pritchard’s most popular book is Ancient Near East, Volume 1: An Anthology of Te. Remarkable Water System Yet these hints that Gibeon was long and widely known for its water supply did not fully prepare us for the discovery in and of one of the most extensive water.

Gibeon, properly the chief city of the Hivites who tricked Israel into an alliance to avoid being massacred, is confused with Gibeah of Saul and with Geba (1 Chron is identical with 2 Samexcept that the former has Gibeon where the latter has Geba).

“Gibeath” is simply a different grammatical form (the construct state) of the. Gibeon pool at end of water tunnel, tbs Gibeon water shaft steps, tb Gibeon water shaft steps, tb Gibeon water shaft steps, tb Gibeon water shaft, tb Gibeon water shaft, tb Gibeon water shaft, tb Gibeon water shaft, tb Gibeon water system tunnel, tb Following the recent excavations of the Jerusalem 'Warren's Shaft System' and its attribution to the Middle Bronze II period, the authors re-evaluate the dating of the Gezer water system.

GIBEAH. gib'-e-a (gibh`ah, "hill"): The Hebrew word denotes generally an eminence or hill, in distinction from har, which is used for mountain, or mountain range.

It occurs, however, in two instances, as a place-name. Under GEBA (which see) we have seen that Geba, Gibeah, and Gibeon are liable to be confused. There was a meeting at the “pool of Gibeon” prior to that.

This pool was also the location where Ishmael deceived and slaughtered the seventy in Jeremiah Excavations at Gibeon (located about 6 miles from Jerusalem at tel el-jib) revealed an elaborate water system.

One part of that system is a huge circular shaft (37 feet in diameter). Gibeon was the seat of an ancient sanctuary, called in 1 Ki "the great high place." Here, according to 2 Chwas the tabernacle made in the wilderness--but see 1 Ki It was the scene of Solomon's great sacrifice after which he slept in the sanctuary and dreamed his famous dream (1.

The remains of Gibeon were excavated in the late s and early s by a team of archeologists led by University of Pennsylvania archaeologist James B. Pritchard. The pool itself was unearthed in The Pool of Gibeon, "one of the ancient world's remarkable engineering achievements", was dug 88 feet into limestone until it met the water table.A spiral staircase along the walls allowed.

Pritchard, James B. (James Bennett), The water system of Gibeon / ([Philadelphia]: University Museum, University of Pennsylvania, ) (page images at HathiTrust) See also what's at your library, or elsewhere.

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The Book of Joshua relates that its inhabitants established a treaty with the invading Israelites, resulting in their servitude to Israel. According to legend, the sun stood still in Gibeon while Israel battled the Amorites.

Modern excavations there have discovered a water system, perhaps referred to in Second Samuel and Jeremiah. See Gibbar. Judg A Levite from the hill country of Ephraim takes a concubine from Bethlehem in Judah, but she is unfaithful and returns to her father in Bethlehem (see 1 on Map 51).

The Levite persuades her father to let the young woman return with him to set off late in the day and not wishing to stay overnight in the Canaanite city of Jebus (Jerusalem), the Levite and his partner. A vist to the traditional Tomb of the Prophet Samuel (Nabi Samwil), which most scholars believe to be the high place of Gibeon where Solomon is.

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