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“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
Near Had Nes in Golan Regional Council, Northern District, Israel
 

Ancient Road

Tel Beit Tsaida

 

Bethsaida

 
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By Dale K. Benington, April 5, 2019
1. Ancient Road Marker
Inscription.  
English Text:

This is the ancient road leading to the city gate.
The road was paved during the 10th century B.C.E.
and was in use until the 3rd century C.E.
It was paved on a series of terraces seen in the slope.
Farther ahead the road was paved by cobblestones.


 
Location. 32° 54.666′ N, 35° 37.873′ E. Marker is near Had Nes, Northern District, in Golan Regional Council. Marker can be reached from Northern District Route 888 just north of Northern District Route 87, on the left when traveling north. This marker is located along a park walking trail in the archaeological park at Tel Beit Tsaida, which has also been identified has the Biblical site of Bethsaida. Touch for map. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Winegrower House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Fisherman House (within shouting distance of this marker); Street (within shouting distance of this marker); A Bit Hilani Type Palace (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Outer City Gate
Ancient Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, April 5, 2019
2. Ancient Road Marker
Distant view of the marker looking south along the side of the ancient roadway that leads to the ancient city's gatehouse.
(about 120 meters away); The Courtyard (about 120 meters away); Inner City Gate (about 120 meters away); Sacrificial High Place (about 120 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Had Nes.
 
More about this marker. This marker is situated in an archaeological park, that is located on the east side of the Jordan River, near the Jordan River armlet, a short distance away from the northern shore of the Sea of Galilee.
 
Also see . . .
1. Bethsaida (BiblePlaces.com). This is a link to information provided by BiblePlaces.com (Submitted on September 9, 2019, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 

2. Bethsaida - Bible Walks. This is a link to information provided by BibleWalks.com (Submitted on September 9, 2019, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 
 
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Ancient Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, April 5, 2019
3. Ancient Road Marker
View of the marker looking south along the side of the ancient roadway that leads to the ancient city's gatehouse.
Ancient Road Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, April 5, 2019
4. Ancient Road Marker
View of the ancient road, looking north from the entrance to the gatehouse, back along the roadway.
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on September 10, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 9, 2019, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 49 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on September 9, 2019, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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