JERUSALEM: Ancient fortress built by Greek king Epiphanes discovered under a car park


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Is this the legendary lost Acra of Jerusalem? Ancient fortress built by Greek king Epiphanes discovered under a car park
The Acra was part of the imposing defences built by the Greeks in 168BC
It was used to subdue the population by king Antiochus IV Ephiphanes
A massive 40 long section of wall has been uncovered by archaeologists
Sling shots, arrows and ballista stones from battles were also discovered
By RICHARD GRAY FOR MAILONLINE
PUBLISHED: 14:02, 3 November 2015 |

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| DailyMail
JERUSALEM: Ancient fortress built by Greek king Epiphanes discovered under a car park

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