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Ancient Escape Tunnel Found in Israel

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JERUSALEM (Sept. 9) – Under threat from Romans ransacking Jerusalem 2,000 years ago, many of the city’s Jewish residents crowded into an underground drainage channel to hide and later flee the chaos through Jerusalem’s southern end unnoticed.

The ancient tunnel was recently discovered buried beneath rubble, a monument to one of the great dramatic scenes of the destruction of the Second Temple in the year 70 A.D.

Ancient Escape Tunnel Found in Israel – AOL News

Author: Bill

Stumbling down the Middle Path, one day at a time.

One thought on “Ancient Escape Tunnel Found in Israel

  1. I remember reading of what I suppose was that tunnel in Josephus.

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