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  • Ancient Roman bathhouse uncovered in Jerusalem

    November 22, 2010 | 5:44 pm

    An 1,800-year-old bathing pool was discovered in excavations prior to the construction of a men’s mikveh in the Jewish Quarter of Jerusalem.

    The pool was part of a bathhouse used by the Tenth Legion, the Roman soldiers who destroyed the Second Temple, according to the Israel...