By James Wood
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Ga'aton Kh. Jattun 1685/2686 1685/2686 1685/2686 Kh. Ja'thun 168/268 Kh. Jatun Ch. Dscha'atun (Text) 56 H. H. ShuShubeiH beika 1664/2690 Kh. Es Shubeikh 166/268 Kh. Esh Kh. Echbekeh Shubeikh Region 1660 2690 Schubeike Tell el Areis SWP Kh. Jathon Tel El Arais 57 58 1693/ 27095 El Wuseita Region Esh Shubeik Region 1666/2690 Wa'rat Es Sa'd Region Triang. P. 192? Tel El Arais Region 1663/2684 CTD IN THE SOUTH MAP NO. 13 31 Identification For Earlier Ases Ottoman Crusader 16th -1100-1300 Cent. D. D.
140 m. Julis-South = Biblic. E. of Kh. Meidav Kh. Alhzima on top of near hill. See Nr. 99 Addit. : 145 Monast. 97 GTD IN THE SOUTH MAP NO. 13 39 Identification For Earlier Ages Ottoman Crusader 16th -1100-1300 Cent. Mameluk 1300-1516 AD. D. D. Remarks Biblical P. C. No Site according to villagers: El Harari 1686/2611 Kh. : ~ 160 m. See also Nr. ) Majdal Kurum 168/260 Al Wasiya? : ~ 150 m. 100 Kh. : ~ 60 m. See also Nr. 106 102 Prehist. : ~ 60 m. : E. Arab. : ~ 75 m. See also Map 1 Nr. : ~ 70 m.
200 m. : 150 m. On the modern maps the ruin is not exactly placed. Olive press See also nr. : ~ 150 m. No 23 24 25 26 Az Zuwana (Atl. ) Esh Suwanna (Atl. ) Samah Samah (Atl. ) 1208 Prehistoric Site inside Ja'ara Kh. Zurit 27 Prehist. Site inside Ja'ara Kh. Suania See also Map 4 No. : Prehist, EB 30 Zubaa ("Memoir") Page 43 1858 v/d Velde near Tel Avdon 31 32 33 Kh. : ~ 150 m See also Nr. 45 A. 34 28 MAP NO. 2 165-I7O WEST-EAST, 280 NORTH-260 SOUTH Maps And Surveys In The 19th And 20th Century No Modern Maps 35 Modern Israeli Surveys Mandate 1918-1948 Geogr.