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Zinawa Ghazi canal ruins (approx)

typeplace

map36.634, 43.473

parentsZinawa Ghazi

These are part of the canal system.

The cut-stone blocks are faced at the top and rusticated at the bottom; a few paving stones survived on top. The blocks themselves are similar in almost all ways to the stones of the aqueduct at jerkin, with the exception of inscriptions. Ur & Reade 2015

Studies

Ur & Reade 2015Ur, Jason and Julian Reade. 2015. The Hydraulic Landscape ofNimrud. Mesopotamia 50: 25-51. nrs.harvard.edu