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Tiberias, Northern District, Israel
 

Domestic Building

 
 
Domestic Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, March 8, 2013
1. Domestic Building Marker
It would appear that the surface of this historical marker has been damaged by extreme heat and/or fire.
Inscription. This building was part of Tiberias' northern quarter between the 6th and 11th centuries CE. The quarter occupied by Jews and the synagogue stood in its center. This building has three rooms and a courtyard with a well.
 
Erected by The municipality of Tiberias, Tourism Department.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the The Tiberias Archeological Park marker series.
 
Location. 32° 47.158′ N, 35° 32.523′ E. Marker is in Tiberias, Northern District. Marker can be reached from HaBanim (National Route 90) just north of HaGalil, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. This historical marker is located on the south side of the downtown Tiberias business district, affixed to an ornate pole, that is inside a small archaeological park situated directly in front (to the west) of the Leonardo Plaza Hotel.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 10 kilometers of this marker, measured as the crow flies. The Architecture of Tiberias (here, next to this marker); The Synagogue (within shouting distance of this marker); Doors of Burial Caves / Burial Customs - Sarcophagi (within shouting distance of this marker); "Magic on the sea of galilee..."
Domestic Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, March 8, 2013
2. Domestic Building Marker
Close-up view (although still difficult to read) of the English text on the historical marker.
(within shouting distance of this marker); The Crusader-Ottoman Building / Millstones (within shouting distance of this marker); The Southern Wall (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Yardenit (approx. 8.7 kilometers away in Galilee); Church of Heptapegon (approx. 9.8 kilometers away in Galilee). Click for a list of all markers in Tiberias.
 
Also see . . .  Tiberias. This is a link to information provided by Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. (Submitted on May 16, 2013, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 
 
Categories. AnthropologySettlements & Settlers
 
Domestic Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, March 8, 2013
3. Domestic Building Marker
Close-up view (although still difficult to read) of the marker's illustration showing the floor plan of the Domestic Building.
Domestic Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, March 8, 2013
4. Domestic Building Marker
View of the historical marker in the foreground, with the ruins of the Domestic Building seen in the background.
Domestic Building image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, March 8, 2013
5. Domestic Building
View of the ruins of the "Domestic Building" that are on display at the Tiberias Archeological Park.
Domestic Building image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, March 8, 2013
6. Domestic Building
View of the ruins of the "Domestic Building" that are on display at the Tiberias Archeological Park.
Tiberias Archeological Park image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, March 8, 2013
7. Tiberias Archeological Park
View showing the Tiberias Archeological Park, with the location of the "Domestic Building being where the distant palm trees are seen in the center/right of the picture.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 415 times since then and 25 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7. submitted on , by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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