Archaeological findings in the port

Archaeological findings in the port
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Posted by on 30 Jul 2008

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Findings of great historical importance have been found during the restoration operations at the Port of Heraklion, Crete. A related research is going to take place, though the operations will continue.

Part of the Byzantine wall, wall-paintings at the church and important inscriptions, along with the fortification work and the graves found at the site and have not been opened yet, create a rich archeological material that leaves archaeologists speechless.

The Port's Organization of the place where this treasure was found will fund the excavation, so as that it will come to an end till the end of September to the beginning of October.

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