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Sunday, April 1, 1928 (continued)

(10) G 7000 SE XXVI to XXXVI [G 7000 SE 26 - 36]
No. XXVI [G 7000 SE 26]: Height 1.40 meters. Built of mud brick on west, broken on east. Room of mud brick on west. Cleared.
No. XXVII [G 7000 SE 27]: Height 1.90 meters. Built of dubsh, broken on south. Room on south, of mud brick, roofed with stones. Cleared.
No. XXVIII [G 7000 SE 28]: Height 1.15 meters. Built of dubsh, north to south, roof broken. Cleared.
No. XXIX [G 7000 SE 29]: Height .8 meters. Built of dubsh, east to west, roof broken. Cleared.
No. XXX [G 7000 SE 30]: Height 1.70 meters. Built of brick and dubsh. Cleared. No room.
No. XXXI [G 7000 SE 31]: Height .7 meters. Built of dubsh and brick. Roof broken. Cleared.
No. XXXII [G 7000 SE 32]: Height .35 meters. Built of stones, north to south, roof broken. Cleared.
No. XXXIII [G 7000 SE 33]: Height 1 meter. Built of stones. Room of dubsh on west.
No. XXXIV [G 7000 SE 34]: Height .85 meters. Built of stones and dubsh, east to west. Roof broken. Cleared.
No. XXXV [G 7000 SE 35]: Height .52 meters. Built of brick and dubsh. Room of brick and dubsh on west. Roof broken. Cleared.
No. XXXVI [G 7000 SE 36]: Height .4 meters. Rock-cut. Chamber rock-cut on west. Roofed with stones. Cleared.

Monday, April 2, 1928
Nineteenth day of work.

Locals: 57

Cars emptied, line VII:
6:00 - 7:30: 4
8:00 - 12:00: 6
1:15 - 5:25: 6
total: 16

Work on:
(1) G 7350 C
(2) G 7690 east of
(3) G 7784 V
(4) G 7787 'a', B, C, D, E
(5) G 7789 G
(6) G 7792 A
(7) G 7891 Y
(8) G 7000 SE XXXVIII to XLII [G 7000 SE 38 - 42]

(1) G 7350
G 7350 C: Clearing room No. i, on south.

(2) East of G 7690
Uncovered rooms G 7000 SE XXXVII [G 7000 SE 37], XLI [G 7000 SE 41], and XLII [G 7000 SE 42].

(3) G 7784
G 7784 V: Depth 3.6 meters. Chamber rock cut on east. Closed with dubsh.

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Details

  • Classification
    Documentation-Expedition diary pages
  • Department
    Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Credit Line
    Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
  • Display Page Dates
    04/01/1928; 04/02/1928
  • Author
    Noel F. Wheeler, British

Tombs and Monuments 24

Published Documents 1

Photos 1

People 1

Modern People

  • Noel F. Wheeler

    • Type Author
    • Nationality & Dates British
    • Remarks Wheeler was a Lieutenant Commander in the Royal Navy according to George A. Reisner's, "A HIstory of the Giza Necropolis, Vol. I."