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Wednesday, January 7, 1925 (continued)

(2) Avenue G 0 (continued)
is comprised of a slot in the gebel, the sides at the top being made of stones, roofed over with slabs. See also No. 16 below.

(3) Street G 7200 and G 7211
This street is practically cleared, with the exception of tombs G 7211 A, B, C, D, E which are being worked on (see No. 17 below).
Line III was therefore not used today.
The chamber and passage of G 7211 A yet remain to be cleared. G 7211 B was finished, and found to have a chamber at the west. G 7211 C not worked on. G 7211 D finished; chamber at south. G 7211 E not yet worked on. The positions of these pits are shown in No. 17 below.

(4) Street G 7300
Men worked only at the extreme southern end of this street, near Avenue G 2 (but only for a while, as they mostly worked in Avenue G 2) Reached Line IV is about 12 meters south of G 7420.

(5) Street G 7400
Working to the west [?] of G 7410.
Line V has been run in southwards from the north end of mastaba G 7410 for a distance of 30 meters.
Now removing debris to the south of rail ahead.

(6) Avenue G 2
Commenced today removing debris in Avenue G 2, between G 7420 and G 7430. The debris was cast out on Line IV, whose rail head is about 12 meters north of south end of G 7420.

(7) G 7210
G 7210 B: Not worked on today.

(8) G 7220
G 7220 A: Not worked on today.

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  • 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
  • Author
    Alan Jenvey Rowe, British, 1890–1968

Tombs and Monuments 8

People 1

Modern People

  • Alan Jenvey Rowe

    • Type Author
    • Nationality & Dates British, 1890–1968
    • Remarks Egyptologist and archaeologist. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.