Excavators discover 3,800-year-old biblical fortress in City of David

Archaeologists finish a 15-year-long excavation of the "Spring Citadel" dating back to the time of Kings David and Solomon.

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April 2, 2014 12:21
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'Spring Citadel' site

'Spring Citadel' site. (photo credit: COURTESY OF IAA)

 
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After a 15-year-long excavation defined as one of the most complex ever conducted in Israel, archeologists have finished uncovering a massive Canaanite fortress dating back to the time of Kings David and Solomon.

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