Holiday Inn Ashkelon
Travel Blogs from Ashkelon
... there and how it related to the space. It was determined that the ash was related to an ash layer that had been higher and this part had sunk. And so after this setback, we continued to take out the floor. I like to think while I excavate and I was sad I didn't get to do much of that today. Fortunately I have been down to earth enough to remember to stay hydrated. One of ...
... tel tours. We chose five to go to between 7:30 and 1. In these classes we got to learn how each of these areas of study were applied on site. I chose botany, bone, metal and the tel tours. The tel tours were very fun because we got to walk all around the site and learn it's history on the spots history happened. If you have any questions on aforementioned subjects, please feel free to leave a comment.
We had the rest of ...
... well. The next few hours I spent in the well were the highlight of my day. It wasn't the kind of well I had to be lowered into, a side of it was already almost level with another section. So I just climbed in and worked from the top down. The fun part about it was that I was in my own little world and was able to let my mind run free while I worked. I really enjoy doing this when I can work in my own space. I scraped the winter wash ...
... bricks for example. I did this for most of the morning. After breakfast I worked in another room more toward the center of the grid. I work with a patiche to scrape the accumulated winter wash on the ends and found that where I expect there to be stones, there were none. So I undercut the wall to make it clear there were no stones there. I am not sure what this means about the build this wall was ...
... garden hoes) to gather the dirt into buckets to be hauled away. We did a lot of this before and after second breakfast (around 9 am). I was disappointed that we found many cool things in the junk dirt. I saw bones, metal and nice pieces of pottery including glazed and painted sherds. I was disappointed because we cannot keep it because it is out of context and is therefore useless. At the end we brushed the square off to ...
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