Biblical fortress discovered

Marine archaeologists have found a 2,200-year-old maritime fortress off the coast at Tel Dor, south of Haifa. The site, mentioned in biblical texts, was built by a Hellenistic ruler during the period of the Hasmoneans. The fortress in underwater due to the sea level rising over the centuries.

This entry was posted in The Jewish State. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *