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We are on the highest and southernmost point of the city wall of Hattusa, the capital of the Hittite empire (1600-1200 BC). Underneath the city gate is a small tunnel of 70m, just wide enough for a single person to pass. This enabled the people to enter or leave the city without the need to open the big city gate.

Copyright: Heiner Straesser Der Panoramafotograf.Com
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Taken: 29/08/2009
Uploaded: 23/12/2009
Updated: 03/03/2015
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Tags: hittite; archaeology; history; hattuscha; unesco world heritage
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