2,000-year-old Roman Road Discovered Near Israel's Beit Shemesh

Coins from Jewish Revolt and Pontius Pilate eras found between pavestones of road, which led to Emperor Hadrian’s highway.

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A beautifully preserved stretch of Roman road, about 2,000 years old, was uncovered near Beit Shemesh in February during earthworks ahead of laying a water pipeline to Jerusalem. A few rare coins from...