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Caesarea, Haifa District, Israel
 

The Palace Vaults

 
 
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By Dale K. Benington, April 4, 2019
1. The Palace Vaults Marker
Inscription.  These four long, parallel vaults, opening onto the west through a portico, first served as substructures of the Roman financial procurator's palace. In a later stage, a large ornamented hall was added in front of the vaults converted into warehouses.
 
Location. 32° 30.005′ N, 34° 53.46′ E. Marker is in Caesarea, Haifa District. Marker can be reached from Kvish HaTe'atron just west of Rothschild, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. This historical marker is located in the Caesarea Maritima National Park, just beyond the northern end of the hippodrome. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. King Herod's 'Hippodrome' (a few steps from this marker); The Chariot-Races (within shouting distance of this marker); The Governor's Palace Baths (within shouting distance of this marker); Sarcophagus Lid (about 150 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Harbor "Sebastos" (about 210 meters away); The Caesarea Nymphaeum (about 240 meters away); a different marker also named The Chariot-Races (approx. 0.3 kilometers away); I Appeal Unto Caesar (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Caesarea.
 
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The Palace Vaults Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, April 4, 2019
2. The Palace Vaults Marker
View of the marker in the foreground, a mosaic floor in the near background, and of one of the four vaults in the distant background.

1. Caesarea Maritima. This is a link to information, regarding Caesarea Maritima, provided by Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. (Submitted on July 11, 2019, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 

2. Caesarea Maritima - Cornell University. This is a link to information, regarding Caesarea Maritima and the Promontory Palace, provided by Cornell University. (Submitted on July 11, 2019, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 

3. Caesarea Maritima. This is a link to information, regarding Caesarea Maritima, provided by the BiblePlaces.com website. (Submitted on July 11, 2019, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 
 
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The Palace Vaults Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, April 4, 2019
3. The Palace Vaults Marker
A close-up view of the mosaic floor that is situated immediately behind the featured marker.
The Palace Vaults Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, April 4, 2019
4. The Palace Vaults Marker
View of the featured marker in the foreground, and of two of the four vaults in the distant background.
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on July 11, 2019. This page originally submitted on July 11, 2019, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 53 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on July 11, 2019, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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