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Near Had Nes in Golan Regional Council, Northern District, Israel
 

Inner City Gate

Tel Beit Tsaida

 

Bethsaida

 
Inner City Gate Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, April 5, 2019
1. Inner City Gate Marker
Inscription.  
English Text:

The inner city gate includes
four chambers, two on each side.
In this chamber vessels
for offerings at the high places were kept.
The other three chambers served as granaries.
The city gate was destroyed by the
Assyrian king Tiglath Pileser III
in 732 B.C.E.


 
Location. 32° 54.6′ N, 35° 37.854′ E. Marker is near Had Nes, Northern District, in Golan Regional Council. Marker can be reached from Northern District Route 888 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. Sacrificial High Place (here, next to this marker); The Courtyard (a few steps from this marker); Outer City Gate (a few steps from this marker); A Bit Hilani Type Palace (within shouting distance of this marker); The Fisherman House
Inner City Gate Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, April 5, 2019
2. Inner City Gate Marker
View, looking east, through the inner gate, which is referenced in the text on the marker. The entrance to the four inner gate chambers, two on each side, can be seen in this picture.
(about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); The Winegrower House (about 120 meters away); Ancient Road (about 120 meters away); Street (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 10, 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 10, 2019, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.) 
 
Categories. Anthropology & ArchaeologyForts, Castles
 
Inner City Gate Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, April 5, 2019
3. Inner City Gate Marker
View of the inner gate, with a man in the center of the picture, looking down at the featured marker (which is partially visible).
Inner City Gate Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, April 5, 2019
4. Inner City Gate Marker
View of the marker, situated inside one of the four chambers of the inner gate.
Inner City Gate Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, April 5, 2019
5. Inner City Gate Marker
View of one of the four chambers that make up the inner gate of the city.
Inner City Gate Marker image. Click for full size.
By Dale K. Benington, April 5, 2019
6. Inner City Gate Marker
 

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Credits. This page was last revised on September 10, 2019. This page originally submitted on September 10, 2019, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio. This page has been viewed 56 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on September 10, 2019, by Dale K. Benington of Toledo, Ohio.
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