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Shipwreck off Malta yields 700 B.C. cargo; some of oldest finds of Phoenician times ever
FOX News ^
| August 25, 2014
| ·Associated Press
Posted on 08/30/2014 6:12:37 AM PDT by WhiskeyX
VALLETTA, Malta Divers near a Maltese island have found an ancient ship's cargo that experts say is yielding what could be some of the oldest Phoenician artifacts.
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TOPICS: History; Science
KEYWORDS: godsgravesglyphs; malta; phoenician; phoenicians; shipwreck
posted on 08/30/2014 6:12:38 AM PDT
posted on 08/30/2014 6:14:07 AM PDT
(This is not a statement of fact. It is either opinion or satire; or both.)
I never realized Phoenix was a maritime city.
Grinding stones ? Like for wheat? (Samson comes to mind).
posted on 08/30/2014 6:18:11 AM PDT
For wheat, and the other jars for oil. Two staples in the diet.
posted on 08/30/2014 6:43:27 AM PDT
by Vermont Lt
(Ebola: Death is a lagging indicator.)
To: Vermont Lt
It’s fascinating to look at the rudiments of economic activity that way.
posted on 08/30/2014 6:48:24 AM PDT
That is interesting. I’d like to see pictures.
posted on 08/30/2014 7:08:35 AM PDT
They discovered an old photo also.
posted on 08/30/2014 7:13:12 AM PDT
posted on 08/30/2014 7:19:18 AM PDT
To: WhiskeyX; KeyLargo; Rusty0604; BenLurkin; SunkenCiv
posted on 08/30/2014 9:14:11 AM PDT
(Jeff Sessions For President)
To: BenLurkin; blam; WhiskeyX
Thanks BenLurkin and blam, and WhiskeyX for posting the topic, but alas...
and from the FRchives:
posted on 08/30/2014 12:15:33 PM PDT
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