burial chamber

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Four experts reopen this case in a harrowing investigation of the whereabouts of the missing contents of the burial chamber. Time Scanners -- Egyptian Pyramids explains the significance of how the pyramids evolved from being simple mud-brick structures into one of the most impressive wonders of the ancient world.
| King's Quoit Dolmen, Pembrokeshire Perched on the cliff path, this burial chamber offers a sweeping view out to sea and down to the sandy beach at Manorbier Bay.
Looted or not, the burial chamber or the cenotaph, in the name of which the tumulus of Laona was raised, evaded detection.
PC Esther Davies, of the rural crime team, said: "We are saddened by the vandalism to the Pentre Ifan burial chamber. This is one of the most famous prehistoric sites in Wales, and it is unacceptable that someone has done this.
Cairo, May 11 (ONA) The 3,700-year-old burial chamber of a pharaoh's daughter is believed to have been found near the remains of a recently-discovered pyramid in Egypt, BBC said.
The site has prehistoric archaeological interests, centred on the Bryn Celli Ddu Burial Chamber, but planners were reassured these will be unaffected by the proposals.
"We can now say that we have to find behind the burial chamber of King Tutankhamun another chamber, another tomb," Mamduh al-Damati said at a press conference in presence of British Egyptologist Niclolas Reeves.
The sculptures include Blaenavon Ironworks, Castell y Bere in Snowdonia, and the Neolithic burial chamber Pentre Ifan and Tintern Abbey.
When the burial chamber of a Mayan sorceress is discovered in western Belize, cryptic metallic scrolls within reveal a secret mountain entrance leading to a destination referred to as Trinium, the Place of Knowledge.
HUMAN remains, including a number of skulls, were found in a long lost burial chamber - by workmen fixing a water leak.
In 1926, they revealed a burial chamber in the Octagon, holding the bones of a young woman.
Ancient burial chamber, great views of Snowdonia and a Fairy Glen.