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Ritual Baths and Water Conduits

 
 
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By Dale K. Benington, March 12, 2013
1. Ritual Baths and Water Conduits Marker
Inscription.
The Restoration Project of the Second Temple period
Ritual Baths and Water Conduits
in the area south of the Temple Mount Enclosure


 
Erected by Estanne Abraham Fawer and Martin Fawer.
 
Location. 31° 46.548′ N, 35° 14.181′ E. Marker is in Jerusalem, Jerusalem District. Marker can be reached from Batei Mahase just east of Ma'ale HaShalom, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. This historical marker is located in the Old City of Jerusalem, in the Jerusalem Archaeological Park. The directions provide by the park's website are for visitors to go to the, "Temple Mount Excavations, near the Dung Gate.".
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Double Gate Monumental Stairs and Observation Plaza (here, next to this marker); Beit Hatzofeh Lookout (about 180 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Royal Quarter (Area G) (about 210 meters away); The Large Stone Structure (about 210 meters away); The Burnt Room and the House of the Bullae (about 210 meters away); Western Wall (about 210 meters away); The House of Ahiel (about 240 meters away); Absalom's Tomb (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Click for a list of all markers in Jerusalem.
 
More about this marker.
Ritual Baths and Water Conduits Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, March 12, 2013
2. Ritual Baths and Water Conduits Marker
This historical marker is located on the Temple Mount, just beneath the south Temple Wall, on the steps leading up to the double gates on the south Temple Wall.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Jerusalem Archaeological Park. This is a link to information provided by the Jerusalem Archaeological Park. (Submitted on March 28, 2013, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 

2. The Southern Temple Mount Wall. This is a link to information provided by a website entitled Jerusalem 101. (Submitted on March 28, 2013, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 
 
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Ritual Baths and Water Conduits Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, March 12, 2013
3. Ritual Baths and Water Conduits Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 379 times since then and 22 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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