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Map of Old Testament Israel - Lower Beth-heron
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Lower Beth-heron Beit 'Ur et-Tahta. Josh. 16. 3; 18. 13; fortified by Solomon, 1 Kgs. 9. 17; 2 Chr. 8. 5
Joshua 16:3 -
And goeth down westward to the coast of Japhleti, unto the coast of Bethhoron the nether, and to Gezer: and the goings out thereof are at the sea.
Joshua 18:13 - And the border went over from thence toward Luz, to the side of Luz, which [is] Bethel, southward; and the border descended to Atarothadar, near the hill that [lieth] on the south side of the nether Bethhoron.
1 Kings 9:17 - And Solomon built Gezer, and Bethhoron the nether,
2 Chronicles 8:5 - Also he built Bethhoron the upper, and Bethhoron the nether, fenced cities, with walls, gates, and bars;
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