Lowlands - Seth Aronstam
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Bell Cave

The Bell Caves are huge quarries from the Byzantine period. The builders dug out a narrow, round opening and then quarried down, widening the pit more creating a bell-like shape. The largest of the caves reaches a height of 25 m. The quarry contains some 80 bell pits.

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